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Covid-19 has influenced every sphere of life not only in Latvia but all over the world.
Social life of Latvian inhabitants this year faced plethora of changes due to emergency situation.
Additionally, Latvia still has a problem of aging population and population decrease in general.
This year educational system of Latvia was forced to quickly adapt significant changes and
successfully implemented remote learning for the whole population. At the same time, it was
very important to track people’s opinion about the social and economic situation in the country.
In this social briefing the following main social and socio-economic results of the year in
Latvia will be summarized:
- Population statistics trends of year 2020;
- Attitude of the population towards Covid-19 news;
- Main changes in the sector of education due to Covid-19;
- Impact of Covid-19 on elderly population.
Full publication can be found here.
*This article has been made in cooperation with China-CEE institute and is the intellectual property of China-CEE institute