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Latvija

republic in Northeastern Europe

Latvia is a country east of the Baltic Sea in the north of Europe.

Latvia 
Flag of Latvia.svg  Coat of arms of Latvia.svg 
republic in Northeastern Europe
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Instance of country,
sovereign state
Part of Baltic States
Location Baltic States, Latvia
Capital
Basic form of government
  • parliamentary republic
Legislative body
  • Saeima
Executive body
  • Government of Latvia
Official language
  • Latvian
Anthem
Currency
  • Euro (1 January 2014)
Head of state
Head of government
Inception 18 November 1918
Population
  • 1,953,000 (1 January 2017)
Area
  • 64,589 ±1 square kilometre
Top-level Internet domain
  • .lv
Authority control
VIAF ID: 125422131
GND ID: 4074187-4
OSM relation ID: 72594
Wikidata

57° 00′ 00″ N, 25° 00′ 00″ E

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National symbolEdit

Main category: Symbols of Latvia

MapEdit

Main gallery: Maps of Latvia.
Selected maps are included in the   Wikimedia Atlas of Latvia .


CityEdit

Historical German names are given in brackets