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Complete details about Latvia in Europe with capital city Riga

Country NameLatvia (Latvija)
Country CodeLVA
Capital CityRiga
ContinentEurope
RegionBaltic Countries
Independence Year1991
Population2424200
Surface Area64589.0
Life Expectancy68.4 years
GNP6398.0 (old 5639.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Belorussian     (4.1%)
Latvian [official]     (55.1%)
Lithuanian     (1.2%)
Polish     (2.1%)
Russian     (32.5%)
Ukrainian     (2.9%)

Major Cities

Riga, Riika     (population 764328)
Daugavpils, Daugavpils     (population 114829)
Liepaja, Liepaja     (population 89439)

Latvia's most recent News and Stories

Latvia Tweets

From @BradHoopsfix on Thu Jun 27 02:20:39 EDT 2019 RT @HoopsfixWomen: #EuroBasketWomen starts TODAY - @gbbasketball take on co-hosts Latvia in their tournament opener at 6:30pm local time in?
From @_100Countries on Thu Jun 27 02:20:08 EDT 2019 @JWCChristiansen First stop Estonia then Latvia and finally Lithuania in 4 days! I thought it was going to take me? https://t.co/lFWTlJDBiK
From @minsd on Thu Jun 27 02:19:55 EDT 2019 Its almost snowing! These poor people! So they jump, and they have ?amp?nietis! They rejoice! #sigulda #latvia #lecdoit #TheBachelorette
From @CanadaLatvia on Thu Jun 27 02:19:50 EDT 2019 RT @CanadianForces: MND Sajjan met with his counterparts from contributing nations to the Canadian led @eFPBGLatvia in #Latvia to thank the?
From @ElinaReitere on Thu Jun 27 02:19:01 EDT 2019 RT @kandelakigiorgi: Delegations of #Latvia, #Lithuania #Estonia, #Georgia, #Ukraine #Poland and #Slovakia to #PACE to return home to discu?
From @AlbissolaComic1 on Thu Jun 27 02:17:52 EDT 2019 RT @StreetArtDream: ... like bees, like danger. Art by Vera Bugatti in Riga, Latvia #StreetArt #Art #Bees #Symbolism #Graffiti #Mural #URba?
From @UKRinEST on Thu Jun 27 02:17:49 EDT 2019 RT @Mariana_Betsa: Thank you for defending norms and values. A very strong statement by delegations of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland,?
From @thnxweh on Thu Jun 27 02:17:47 EDT 2019 RT @PJChapman74: In terms of GDP, the UK leaving the EU is the equivalent of Austria, Ireland, Denmark, Finland, Czech Republic, Romania, P?
From @jacobtv2bis on Thu Jun 27 02:17:12 EDT 2019 RT @Breezyyy14: GameDay. Let the competition begin. So happy to be competing in my first eurobasketwomen @ffbasketball #WeCanBeEuro @ Riga,?
From @JulieGreenhalg6 on Thu Jun 27 02:17:10 EDT 2019 RT @PJChapman74: In terms of GDP, the UK leaving the EU is the equivalent of Austria, Ireland, Denmark, Finland, Czech Republic, Romania, P?
From @minsd on Thu Jun 27 02:16:50 EDT 2019 Per the participants, this is a #Latvian tradition, but @girtis has never heard of this! Crazy Pagans! #lecdoit? https://t.co/15cFAjy4d8
From @AYorkshireDad on Thu Jun 27 02:16:16 EDT 2019 RT @PJChapman74: In terms of GDP, the UK leaving the EU is the equivalent of Austria, Ireland, Denmark, Finland, Czech Republic, Romania, P?
From @rachvanderwal on Thu Jun 27 02:16:08 EDT 2019 RT @HoopsfixWomen: #EuroBasketWomen starts TODAY - @gbbasketball take on co-hosts Latvia in their tournament opener at 6:30pm local time in?
From @pinkandtweed on Thu Jun 27 02:15:58 EDT 2019 RT @PJChapman74: In terms of GDP, the UK leaving the EU is the equivalent of Austria, Ireland, Denmark, Finland, Czech Republic, Romania, P?
From @Maciej_Swirski on Thu Jun 27 02:14:48 EDT 2019 RT @dejotel: .@kalenskyj: "Thank you to Georgia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Sweden, Poland and UK for defending those European values that?