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According to Statistics Estonia, 22.5% of Estonia’s population lived at risk of poverty and 3.5% in absolute poverty in 2022. Compared with 2021, the share of people living at risk of poverty decreased by 0.3 percentage points and the share of people living in absolute poverty increased by 2.1 perce...

10.11.2023, 14:06

The State Data Agency (Statistics Lithuania) reports that based on data of the Labour Force Survey, in Q3 2023, the unemployment rate stood at 6.2 percent and, compared to Q2 2023, increased by 0.3 percentage point, compared to Q3 2022 – increased by 0.5 percentage point.

03.11.2023, 11:22
Justina Vaišvilaitė

Over 2 thousand people rallied on Thursday in a square close to the Seimas in protest against the proposal to tax real estate amid its readings in parliament.

26.10.2023, 18:13

According to Statistics Estonia, 93.2% of households in Estonia have an internet connection at home. The number of households with an internet connection has increased by 13,000 compared with the previous year, when there were 533,300 such households. There are also more users of e-commerce, stated ...

15.09.2023, 12:00

The average monthly gross wages and salaries in Estonia grew by 12.4% to EUR 1,873 in the second quarter of 2023, from a year before, reports Statistics Estonia. The median wage was EUR 1,524 in the second quarter this year.

27.08.2023, 09:00

A total of 882.1 thousand people in Lithuania received at least one type of pension at the end of 2022, according to preliminary estimates from the State Data Agency.

04.06.2023, 11:00

According to Statistics Estonia, the average gross monthly wages and salaries in the first quarter of 2023 were 1,741 euros, which is 13.3% higher than at the same time last year. The median wages, however, were 1,424 euros. The average real wages in the first quarter of 2023 were 1,443 euros, 3.2% ...

03.06.2023, 14:00
the Lithuania Tribune, LRT

Last year, 41,776 people died in Lithuania, most of them from diseases, though a significant portion from external causes, including suicide, according to the Hygiene Institute. To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

05.08.2016, 13:23