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close this bookEpidemiological Fact Sheet on HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections: Latvia (UNAIDS, 2000, 12 p.)
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Population pyramid, 1999

Indicators

Year

Estimate

Source

Total Population (thousands)

1999

2,389

UNPOP

Population Aged 15-49 (thousands)

1999

1,194

UNPOP

Annual Population Growth

1990-1998

-1.3

UNPOP

% of Population Urbanized

1998

75

UNPOP

Average Annual Growth Rate of Urban Population

1990-1998

-0.7

UNPOP

GNP Per Capita (US$)

1997

2,430

World Bank

GNP Per Capita Average Annual Growth Rate

1996-1997

7.7

World Bank

Human Development Index Rank (HDI)

1999

74

UNDP

% Population Economic Active




Unemployment Rate

1997

14.4

ILO

Total Adult Literacy Rate

1995

92

UNICEF

Adult Male Literacy Rate

1995

84

UNICEF

Adult Female Literacy Rate

1995

99

UNICEF

Male Secondary School Enrollment Ratio

1996

82.2

UNESCO

Female Secondary School Enrollment Ratio

1996

85.4

UNESCO

Crude Birth Rate (births per 1,000 pop.)

1999

8

UNPOP

Crude Death Rate (deaths per 1,000 pop.)

1999

14

UNPOP

Maternal Mortality Rate (per 100,000 live births)

1990

40

WHO

Life Expectancy at Birth

1998

69

UNPOP

Total Fertility Rate

1998

1.3

UNPOP

Infant Mortality Rate (per 1,000 live births)

1999

17

UNICEF/UNPOP

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