Distribution of Latvia’s residents by nationality (excerpt), 2018

Date=01.01.2018 Nationality Number Citizen of Latvia 1,784,285 “Non-citizen of Latvia” 233,393 Citizen of Russia 54,684 Citizen of Ukraine 7045 Citizen of Lithuania 4958 Citizen of Belarus 3194 Citizen of Germany 2554 Citizen of Uzbekistan 1614 Citizen of India 1328 Citizen of Estonia 1214 Citizen of China 1098 Citizen of the UK 970 Citizen of Sweden … Continue reading "Distribution of Latvia’s residents by nationality (excerpt), 2018"

State Language Centre public report for 2017 (excerpt)

5. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON OVERSIGHT AND CONTROL OVER IMPLEMENTATION OF REGULATORY ENACTMENTS 5.1. in the year covered there have been 3805 (in 2016 – 3372) checks of implementation of regulatory enactments on the use of the official language conducted in public bodies, enterprises and organisations. 502 proceedings on administrative violations (in 2016 – 493) have … Continue reading "State Language Centre public report for 2017 (excerpt)"

Number and essence of administrative violation cases 2000-2015 (excerpts), 2016

Paragraph of the Administrative Violations Code 2015 Total [2000-2015] Share (%) 41.1 (1) Conclusion of a Contract of Employment with an Employee, whose Knowledge of the Official Language is Inadequate to Fulfil Professional and Work Duties thereof and Who has not Produced the Document Provided for in Regulatory Enactments that Certifies Knowledge of the Official … Continue reading "Number and essence of administrative violation cases 2000-2015 (excerpts), 2016"