Country comparison Latvia vs South Africa

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Gouvernement
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2021Q24,180€chart1,255€2021Q1Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
Annual GDP [+]202029,334M.€chart265,060M.€2020Annual GDP [+]
Annual GDP [+]202033,478M.$chart302,114M.$2020Annual GDP [+]
GDP per capita [+]202015,430€chart4,446€2020GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]202017,683$chart5,067$2020GDP per capita [+]
Quarterly GDP [+]2021Q27,913M.€chart74,802M.€2021Q1Quarterly GDP [+]
Debt (M.€.) [+]202012,750chart203,9982020Debt (M.€.) [+]
Debt (M.$.) [+]202014,563chart233,0072020Debt (M.$.) [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]202043.50%chart77.06%2020Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20206,734€chart3,422€2020Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20207,692$chart3,908$2020Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-1,327chart-32,4222020Deficit (M.€) [+]
Deficit (M.$) [+]2020-1,515chart-37,0332020Deficit (M.$) [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-4.50%chart-12.25%2020Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202012,788.3chart106,168.12020Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]202014,606.8chart121,265.32020Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,196.9chart19,219.62018Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,324.5chart22,673.42018Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201612.89%chart18.87%2018Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20191,251.4chart11,101.22018Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20191,400.9chart15,210.02017Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20179.00%chart13.34%2017Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019618.1chart3,066.72019Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019692.0chart3,432.52019Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20195.56%chart2.77%2019Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202043.60%chart40.11%2020Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20206,755€chart1,781€2020Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20207,715$chart2,034$2020Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2016611€chart332€2018Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2016673$chart391$2018Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2019654€chart192€2018Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2019732$chart268$2017Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019323€chart52€2019Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019360$chart58$2019Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]05/14/2021A3Ba211/20/2020Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]02/21/2020A+BB-04/29/2020S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]04/10/2020A-BB-11/20/2020Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]202057chart442020Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201941ºchart60º2019Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201844.9chart72.92018Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]01/01/201990ºchart14º09/28/2018RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201834ºchart58º2018Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]July 20217.6%chart34.4%June 2021Unemployment Rate [+]
Unemployment rate [+]2021Q27.9%chart32.4%2021Q1Unemployment rate [+]
Unemployed [+]2021Q273 m.chart7,256 m.2021Q1Unemployed [+]
NMW [+]2021613.6 $chart242.2 $2019NMW [+]
NMW [+]2021500.0 €chart212.6 €2019NMW [+]
Average Wage [+]202012,913€
Average Wage [+]202014,749$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201728ºchart87º2017Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
17.126009/23/2021Euro / South African rands [+]
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/23/20210.8536chart14.609709/23/2021US Dollar exchange rate [+]
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/23/202112.97%chart6.00%09/23/2021Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]August 20213.8%chart4.5%March 2019CPI (overall index) [+]
HICP [+]August 20213.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]August 202116.1%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%chart3.50%07/24/2020Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]201919ºchart82º2019Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]July 20218.4%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]April 202114,149chart355,378December 2019Passengers vehicles Year [+]
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]April 20219.23chart9.13December 2019Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
447,2182020Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015390.99chart173.272015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]07/01/201221.00%chart15.00%01/01/2019Standard VAT [+]
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202031.8%chart45.0%2020Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20191,934,800chart10,228,5932019Annual arrivals [+]
Exports [+]202014,249.1 M.€chart75,147.8 M.€2020Exports [+]
Exports [+]202016,177.6 M.$chart85,833.8 M.$2020Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]202048.58%chart28.35%2020Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]202016,090.9 M.€chart73,596.5 M.€2020Imports [+]
Imports [+]202018,291.9 M.$chart84,062.0 M.$2020Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]202054.85%chart27.77%2020Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2020-1,841.8 M.€chart1,551.2 M.€2020Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2020-2,114.3 M.$chart1,771.8 M.$2020Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-6.28%chart0.59%2020Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]July 20214.8%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201535ºchart78º2015Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]
Density [+]202029chart492020Density [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]202135ºchart123º2021Global Peace Ranking [+]
Crude divorce rate [+]20193.10‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20171,090.0chart898.12017Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201912.44%chart7.19%2019% Immigrant [+]
% Emigrant [+]201917.41%chart1.40%2019% Emigrant [+]
Birth Rate [+]20209.20‰chart20.51‰2018Birth Rate [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017335.2chart2,588.72017Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Crude death rate [+]202015.20‰chart9.44‰2018Crude death rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20191.61chart2.412018Fertility Rate [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20196.70‰
% risk of poverty [+]201922.9%
Population [+]20201,893,223chart59,622,0002020Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2019237,266chart4,224,2562019Immigrant stock [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2019332,220chart824,6012019Emigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20190.866chart0.7092019HDI [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202011ºchart17º2020Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Life expectancy [+]202075.70chart63.862018Life expectancy [+]
Suicides [+]2018300chart4822015Suicides [+]
Suicide rate [+]201815.83chart0.902015Suicide rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]201975chart21,3252019Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20193.93chart36.422019Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20194.38chart8.522019CO2 Tons per capita [+]
12020Annual crude oil production [+]
15.02021Crude Oil Reserves [+]
Consumption GWh [+]20196,877chart210,3042019Consumption GWh [+]
Generation GWh [+]20196,221chart233,2942019Generation GWh [+]
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]09/22/20212,665chart86,50009/22/2021COVID-19 - Deaths [+]
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]09/22/2021151,917chart2,889,29809/22/2021COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]
Fully vaccinated [+]09/23/2021816,629chart8,228,29609/23/2021Fully vaccinated [+]
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]09/22/20211,407.65chart1,450.8109/22/2021COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]
Doses administered [+]09/23/20211,596,487chart16,560,71809/23/2021Doses administered [+]