Latvia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 56.88011 / longitude: 24.45652

General information


You can find famous universities here like University of Latvia, Riga Technical University.


There are UNESCO listed sites: Historic Centre of Riga. Example of famous dishes in this country: Latke.


Around 1,957,600 people live in this country, or 0.026% of all people on earth.


In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 3.00€ (around $3.07 USD). It is ranked 89# in the world with a GDP of $39,853,501,579 USD in 2021. The sign for the local currency is € (EUR).


This nation's capital is Riga and the country shares a border with Belarus, Estonia, Lithuania, Russia. Country territory measures 64,559 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Rīga, Jūrmala, Daugavpils, Jelgava, Liepāja. The inhabitants speak the following languages: Latvian.

Good to know

The ISO code is LV, phone numbers start with +371, the country's websites have the domain name ".lv" is a good place to find out more details on this country.


ISO code LV
Capital Riga
Population 1,957,600
World percentage 0.026%
Main cities
Spoken languages Latvian
GDP (2021) $39,853,501,579
GDP position #89
Big Mac local price 3.00€
Big Mac USD price $3.07
Currency code EUR
Currency symbol
National dish Latke
TLD .lv
Phone prefix +371