How many LinkedIn users are there in Latvia. How much do they share?
How does this relate to the working population?

How many people change jobs, how many new accounts are created on a day?

What are the biggest companies in Latvia on LinkedIn?

A lot of interesting stats en facts about the LinkedIn usage in Latvia.

LinkedIn usage data and statistics for Latvia - August 2019

Facts about Latvia:


Number of habitants: 1,911,108 people

(according to World of Meters)


Capital: Riga


Working population: 995,283 people.


In Latvia there are 281,481 registered LinkedIn accounts. That means that 28.3% of the working population has a LinkedIn account.


Latvia ranks number 19 in the relative usage over 44 European countries.


Over the past year, the number of LinkedIn users in Latvia has grown with 11.1%.

LinkedIn member accounts in Latvia

Absolute number of users

This graph shows the absolute number of registered members on LinkedIn for Latvia.

Users VS Working population

This graph shows how much percent of the working population for Latvia has a LinkedIn profile.

People have a LinkedIn profile in Latvia.
28.3 %
of the working population has a LinkedIn profile in Latvia.


According to LinkedIn data, 28.3% of the working population has a profile on LinkedIn in Latvia.

14.7% of the total population has a profile on LinkedIn.

Economic graph

Latvia has a working population of 995,283 people. 28.3% of them have a profile on LinkedIn.

4.5% of the people works in Information Technology and Services. 2.3% works in Financial Services and 1.9% has a job in Banking.

Information Technology and Services

Financial Services


The most occurring functions in Latvia are:


Function Group


% of members

Business Development 21,651 7.7%
Operations 17,812 6.3%
Engineering 12,231 4.3%


According to LinkedIn data, on average there are 9 job changes a day on LinkedIn in Latvia.

Growth numbers for Latvia

The LinkedIn population of Latvia has grown over the past year with 11.1%.


Looking over the past three months there has been a growth of 1.8%.


Over the past year, there were 2,337 new members each month.


Meaning 539 per week, 77 per day, 3 per hour.


If Latvia continues to grow at this speed, they will have 309,524 members by August 2020.


Latvia ranks number 19 in Europe for growth.


Over the past year, there were 77 new accounts created on LinkedIn per day in Latvia.


In last 3 months there were 18 new accounts created per day in Latvia.

Active posting on LinkedIn

In Latvia there are on average 6 updates posted per hour, 146 per day, 1,025 per week and 4,440 per month.


That means that 1.5% of the LinkedIn users in Latvia actually posted an update on LinkedIn in August.


Latvia ranks number 33 in Europe for active posting.

Active posting over time


In Latvia there are 146 updates posted every day.


That equals 6 updates an hour.


And .1 updates a minute.


We have no data about the numbers of articles, likes and comments. This number only represents the times people create a new post on LinkedIn.

Biggest Employers on LinkedIn


University of Latvia

1,105 Employees on LinkedIn



1,317 Employees on LinkedIn


Riga Technical University

779 Employees on LinkedIn

Company Pages

In Latvia there are 5,301 registered Company Pages.


In August 2018 there were 5,404 registered Company Pages.

Number of registered Company Pages

Industry Percentage
Information Technology and Services 10.7%
Marketing and Advertising 5.3%
Financial Services 3.2%

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