Latvia Home Europe Latvia Regional Statistics Economic Freedom in Latvia More LV × Latvia Regional Statistics Square Meter Prices Rental Yields Rents Price/Rent Ratio Price/GDP per Cap Buy/Sell Costs Rental Income Tax Capital Gains Tax Price Change 1 yr Price Change 5 yrs Price Change 10 yrs Landlord & Tenant Law GDP Per Capita GDP/Cap Growth 1 yr GDP/Cap Growth 5 yrs Economic Freedom Ec. Freedom 5 yrs Competitiveness Property Rights Index Currency +/- Value Taxes on Residents Financial Overview Overview House Prices Market in Depth Rental Yields Income Tax et al Tax Example Taxes if Resident Buying Guide Landlord and Tenant Property Inheritance Country Statistics Property Investments Where to Buy Survey of Latvia Centre Riga City Zemgale Ziemelu Key Contacts Accountants Lawyers Real Estate Agents Economic Freedom Rating in Latvia compared to Europe Footnote | Export Sort: Alphabetically | Ascending Rank | Descending Rank Click name of country for detailed information Switzerland 81.45 Estonia 79.06 Ireland 76.74 UK 76.43 Luxembourg 75.94 Netherlands 75.80 Lithuania 75.78 Denmark 75.05 Sweden 74.91 Latvia 74.75 Iceland 74.39 Finland 73.99 Norway 73.97 Germany 73.80 Czech Rep. 73.34 Austria 72.27 Macedonia 70.74 Romania 69.65 Poland 68.26 Bulgaria 67.86 Cyprus 67.85 Belgium 67.85 Malta 67.69 Hungary 65.79 Slovak Rep. 65.73 Turkey 65.23 Albania 64.35 Spain 63.57 France 63.30 Portugal 62.58 Italy 62.53 Montenegro 61.98 Bosnia & H. 60.22 Croatia 59.38 Slovenia 59.20 Serbia 58.88 Belarus 58.59 Moldova 57.96 Russia 57.10 Greece 55.00 Ukraine 48.09 Latvia: Economic freedom rating Scores are from 0 to 100, higher scores are more desirable i.e. more conducive to economic growth. The lower the score, the greater the level of government interference in the economy and the less economic freedom a country enjoys. Free 80 - 100; Mostly Free 70 - 79.9; Moderately Free 60 - 69.9; Mostly Unfree 50 to 59.9; and Repressed 0 - 49.9. Source: The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal Latvia generates monthly average apartment prices, issued by private entities, Arco Real Estate and Ober Haus. The Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia started producing annual average house prices in 2004 but stopped in 2009. High quality general economics statistics for Latvia are published by the Bank of Latvia and the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia.