Latvia - Residential Building Permits

Latvia: Residential Building Permits

Unit #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 7.55 %
Data 2019 Q1 661
2018 Q4 715

Series Information

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

Latvia: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Building Permits 2019 Q1 1,022 1,001 #, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index 2019 Q1 134.98 132.93 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index for Existing Homes 2019 Q1 136.74 134.64 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
House Price Index for New Homes 2019 Q1 125.1 123.25 Index 2015=100, NSA Quarterly
Non-residential Building Permits 2019 Q1 361 286 #, NSA Quarterly
Residential Building Completions 2019 Q1 115.5 149.6 Ths. m², NSA Quarterly
Residential Building Permits 2019 Q1 661 715 #, 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.