Posts tagged as demographic crunch

Latvian population declines by 14,400 in one year

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Latvia’s demographic crunch is becoming ever more acute with the population declining by more than 14,000 during 2018, according to latest data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia (CSB). At the beginning of 2019 the population of Latvia accounted for 1,920,000 people, which is 14,400 fewer than a year ago, a decline of 0.7 % on the year. In 2018, as a result of international long-term migration population of the…