• Accession to the EU: 2004
  • Accession to the Council of Europe: 1995
  • Surface area: 64 589 km2
  • Population: 1,91 million inhabitants (2020)
  • Capital city: Riga (788 000 inhabitants)
  • Official languages: Latvian
  • Listen to Latvian
  • Main religion: Protestant
  • Currency: Euro
  • Political system: Republic
  • Head of state: President Egils Levits, since May 29, 2019
  • Head of government: Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš, since January 23nd, 2019
  • International code: + 371
  • National holiday: November 18
  • The Latvian members of the European Parliament