Latvia

Census Results


1897-01-28 1,929,387
1920-xx-xx 1,596,131
1925-xx-xx 1,844,805
1930-xx-xx 1,900,045
1935-xx-xx 1,950,502
1959-01-15 2,093,458
1970-01-15
1979-01-17 2,502,816
1989-01-12 2,666,567
2000-03-31 2,377,383
2011-03-01 2,070,371

General Information


Official name the Republic of Latvia
Official name [native] Latvijas Republika «Latvian»
Capital Riga
Capital [native] Rīga «Latvian»
Region Northern Europe
ISO code LV
Statistical agency Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia

Name in Chinese 拉脱维亚共和国
Name in Arabic جمهورية لاتفيا
Name in Spanish la República de Letonia
Name in Russian Латвийская Республика
Name in French la République de Lettonie

Administrative units

codeplanning regioncapitalarea (sq.km.)population
2011-03-01
census
population
2013-01-01
estimate
LV003Kurzeme Planning Region 13,600.7270,498289,916
LV005Latgale Planning Region 14,547.2304,032324,849
LV007Pierīga Planning Region 10,134.2371,431393,685
LV006Rīga Planning Region 307.2658,640696,618
LV008Vidzeme Planning Region 15,257.6211,309225,181
LV009Zemgale Planning Region 10,741.6254,461270,947
 total 64,588.52,070,3712,201,196
source: Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.
note: Pilsēta = Republican city, novads = municipality.

Expanded administrative units

codeplanning region
novads / pilsēta
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
2011-03-01
census
population
2013-01-01
estimate
LV003Kurzeme Planning Region 13,600.7270,498289,916
640500Aizputes novadsAizpute640.29,26510,025
624200Alsungas novadsAlsunga190.01,4701,602
840600Brocēnu novadsBrocēni498.56,2336,710
885000Dundagas novadsDundaga675.64,2284,638
640800Durbes novadsTadaiķi320.73,0483,264
640900Grobiņas novadsGrobiņa490.29,34510,000
620100Kuldīgas novadsKuldīga1,756.724,85026,530
170000Liepāja pilsēta Liepāja60.476,73181,454
887800Mērsraga novadsMērsrags 1,6381,782
647800Nīcas novadsNīca350.83,5793,752
641500Priekules novadsPriekule519.75,8376,337
641400Pāvilostas novadsPāvilosta515.22,8503,128
888200Rojas novadsRoja309.53,9724,361
648400Rucavas novadsRucava448.61,8141,930
840100Saldus novadsSaldus1,683.325,60427,772
621000Skrundas novadsSkrunda553.25,3135,782
880100Talsu novadsTalsi1,763.231,21933,397
649200Vaiņodes novadsVaiņode307.32,6132,850
270000Ventspils pilsēta Ventspils55.438,75041,431
980000Ventspils novadsVentspils2,462.312,13913,171
LV005Latgale Planning Region 14,547.2304,032324,849
764200Aglonas novadsAglona392.73,9304,194
384400Baltinavas novadsBaltinava185.01,1771,288
380100Balvu novadsBalvi1,044.514,15414,972
684900Ciblas novadsCibla509.42,8753,166
600900Dagdas novadsDagda948.88,2868,886
050000Daugavpils pilsēta Daugavpils72.593,312100,006
447400Daugavpils novadsDaugavpils1,877.625,12726,913
440800Ilūkstes novadsIlūkstē647.97,9948,699
600200Krāslavas novadsKrāslava1,078.417,50618,936
680900Kārsavas novadsKārsava628.46,2786,630
680100Ludzas novadsLudza964.814,22614,900
761200Līvānu novadsLīvāni624.612,49613,538
760200Preiļu novadsPreiļi365.310,69611,239
766300Riebiņu novadsRiebiņi631.35,5365,913
387400Rugāju novadsRugāji512.02,3632,589
210000Rēzekne pilsēta Rēzekne17.532,32833,438
787000Rēzeknes novadsRēzekne2,524.128,20830,901
381500Viļakas novadsViļaka639.75,6656,049
781700Viļānu novadsViļāni284.96,4096,807
769100Vārkavas novadsVecvārkava288.92,1132,268
681800Zilupes novadsZilupe308.93,3533,517
LV007Pierīga Planning Region 10,134.2371,431393,685
660800Alojas novadsAloja630.75,3165,799
804400Ādažu novadsĀdaži162.910,02710,263
804800Babītes novadsPiņķi241.79,4089,782
800600Baldones novadsBaldone179.15,4785,701
805200Carnikavas novadsCarnikava80.26,7126,838
905000Engures novadsSmārde397.97,5757,870
806000Garkalnes novadsRīga150.57,7687,821
740600Ikšķiles novadsIkšķile132.18,7989,088
806400Inčukalna novadsInčukalns112.27,9358,422
905600Jaunpils novadsJaunpils210.22,4502,698
130000Jūrmala pilsēta Jūrmala99.850,84057,479
901200Kandavas novadsKandava650.98,8859,605
806800Krimuldas novadsRagana339.15,3235,609
741000Ķeguma novadsĶegums492.05,7356,171
807000Ķekavas novadsĶekava270.221,91322,412
741400Lielvārdes novadsLielvārde225.710,38811,131
660100Limbažu novadsLimbaži1,170.917,78118,895
807400Mālpils novadsMālpils220.93,6263,855
807600Mārupes novadsMārupe103.915,95016,601
740200Ogres novadsOgre993.436,20237,951
808000Olaines novadsOlaine296.320,11620,496
808400Ropažu novadsRopaži322.06,9047,142
661600Salacgrīvas novadsSalacgrīva637.68,3239,021
801200Salaspils novadsSalaspils126.922,39123,352
801400Saulkrastu novadsSaulkrastu47.75,8556,226
801600Siguldas novadsSigulda359.916,72918,178
809600Stopiņi novadsUlbroka53.510,09610,372
809200Sējas novadsMurjāņi227.92,2932,452
900100Tukuma novadsTukums1,198.130,61432,455
LV006Rīga Planning Region 307.2658,640696,618
010000Rīga galvaspilsētaRīga307.2658,640696,618
LV008Vidzeme Planning Region 15,257.6211,309225,181
360100Alūksnes novadsAlūksnē1,699.817,17718,501
424700Amatas novadsDrabeši741.85,6676,246
360600Apes novadsApe545.13,8344,101
966200Beverīnas novadsKauguri301.83,2603,516
967100Burtnieku novadsMatīši710.18,3078,215
700800Cesvaines novadsCesvaine190.52,8023,033
420100Cēsu novadsCēsis171.718,24619,155
705500Ērgļu novadsĒrgļi379.53,1933,399
500100Gulbenes novadsGulbene1,876.122,79424,311
425600Jaunpiebalgas novadsJaunpiebalga251.02,3902,554
960100Kocēnu novadsKocēni498.16,3116,820
701300Lubānas novadsLubāna346.92,5372,765
421100Līgatnes novadsLīgatne167.73,6843,869
700100Madonas novadsMadona2,153.425,11826,953
961200Mazsalacas novadsMazsalaca417.93,4603,762
967200Naukšēnu novadsNaukšēni280.61,9872,158
427200Priekuļu novadsPriekuļi301.88,3659,057
427400Pārgaujas novadsStalbe487.53,9534,314
427600Raunas novadsRauna309.13,5923,865
961500Rūjienas novadsRūjiena352.25,5775,941
941500Smiltenes novadsSmiltene949.013,07813,917
941700Strenču novadsStrenči376.03,8274,006
940100Valkas novadsValka910.39,29910,109
960100Valmieras pilsēta Valmiera18.225,13026,284
701700Varakļānu novadsVarakļāni279.03,5603,783
429200Vecpiebalgas novadsVecpiebalga542.54,1614,547
LV009Zemgale Planning Region 10,741.6254,461270,947
320200AizkrauklesAizkraukle102.38,9849,505
560600AknīstesAknīste285.02,9673,084
460600AucesAuce517.87,3458,197
400100BauskasBauska784.925,56126,841
460100DobelesDobele889.722,21623,532
406400IecavasIecava311.69,0599,600
320800JaunjelgavasJaunjelgava685.05,7976,350
090000JelgavaJelgava60.359,51163,046
545600JelgavasJelgava1,319.024,64926,439
560000JēkabpilsJēkabpils25.524,63525,539
568200JēkabpilsJēkabpils906.05,0875,462
326000KoknesesKoknese360.85,4455,901
566800KrustpilsJēkabpils812.26,0866,622
327000NeretasNereta645.53,8784,183
546700OzolniekuOzolnieki286.29,75310,538
321300PļaviņuPļaviņas376.85,6806,067
407600RundālesPilsrundāle231.13,6984,157
568600SalasSala318.13,7964,229
328200SkrīveruSkrīveri105.43,7083,942
468900TērvetesTērvete223.93,6873,924
409400VecumniekuVecumnieki844.08,7869,414
561600ViesītesViesīte650.54,1334,375
 total 64,588.52,070,3712,201,196
source: Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.
note: Pilsēta = Republican city, novads = municipality.

Main cities

namepopulation
2000-03-31
census
population
2011-03-01
census
population
2013-01-01
estimate
Rīga764,329658,640696,618
Daugavpils115,26593,312100,006
Liepāja89,44876,73181,454
Jelgava63,65259,51163,046
Jūrmala55,71850,84057,479
source: Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.