- Monetary unit:
- the Country code:
- Latvia, Republic
- Latvian lats
- of 64 589 sq. km
- Latvian (state), Lithuanian, Russian
- LV (LVA) 428
National monetary unit of Latvia is Latvian lats, making 100 centimes. As an issuing bank the Latvian bank acts. In the cash circulation there are denominations of denomination 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 500 lats.
Latvia is an exhibiting country the European Union .
Lats - currency of Latvia in 1922-1940 and since 1993 (after independence restoration, in 1992 the Latvian ruble was manufactured).
On face side of a denomination of denomination 5 lats in the size 130 x 65 mm is seated the oak plotting, and on the turnaround
To the party the national ornament in the form of the stylised plotting of the sun is represented. On the note there is a water
Sign in the form of a portrait of the girl. A protective strip with retried microtext " Ls 5" passes on a denomination
To the right of the center. The holographic metallized diving protective strip occurs on a denomination reverse.
On face side of other denominations of Latvia are represented: 10 lats - the river Daugava; 20 lats - a national log house; 50 lats - a sailing vessel; 100 lats - writer Krishjanis the Baron (1835-1923); 500 lats - the girl in the Latvian clothes.
It is updated 05.2012