Latvia - Building Permits

Latvia: Building Permits

Mnemonic HPMT.ILVA
Unit #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 42.95 %
Data 2019 Q2 1,461
2019 Q1 1,022

Series Information

Source Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia
Release Building Permits
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/2003
End Date 6/30/2019

Latvia: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Building Permits 2019 Q2 1,461 1,022 #, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index 2019 Q2 141.54 134.04 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index for Existing Homes 2019 Q2 142.87 135.61 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index for New Homes 2019 Q2 133.51 125.01 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
Non-residential Building Permits 2019 Q2 466 361 #, NSA Quarterly
Residential Building Completions 2019 Q2 93.8 115.5 Ths. m², NSA Quarterly
Residential Building Permits 2019 Q2 995 661 #, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

Latvian housing permits by type of building from 2003Q1. Figures are expressed in single units (#) not seasonally adjusted (NSA).

Source of data

‘’Survey on issued building permits and commissioned construction objects'’.


Covers cities under state jurisdiction and districts.


Classification of Constructions CC;Classification of Administrative Territories and Territorial Units (ATVK).

RAMON Eurostat's Metadata Server


The published data may be adjusted in the future.

Data on construction are published for the 1st quarter in May, for the 2nd quarter in August, for the 3rd quarter in November and for the 4th quarter in February of the next year.