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Statistika: Naturalizācija

THE PROCESS OF ACQUISITION OF THE CITIZENSHIP OF LATVIA (as on October 31, 2019)

Naturalization process began in Latvia on February 1, 1995. 

  • Since the beginning of naturalization process 147 655 naturalization applications have been received requesting 161 060 persons to be naturalized.
  • 147 099 persons including 14 580 underage children have been granted the citizenship of Latvia by the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers.
   The number of received naturalization applications  The number of persons having acquired Latvian citizenship 
through naturalization 
  2014
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2014
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
 January 104 97 92 100 103  94 0 0 0 0 63  0
 February 128  105  88 103  114 100 103 0  102 98  68
 March 129 119   93 96   103 107 0 59   93  62  90 84
 April 130 112  82  59  86 75 103  0  142  75  86 89
 May 97  85  91  99  93  76   0  145  138  76  78  112
 June 71 87   76 74  90  83  169 61   0 88   106  49
 July 73  94 69  89   92  100  43  239  90  0 88   70
 August  89 114  82  98   76  79  0  0  64  187 74   58
 September  75 132  60  103   78  87 183  72   107  0  60 60 
 October 101   105 88  111  124 112   106  0  64  61  149
 November 87 125   99  81 107     161  95  64  114  78  
 December 63  82 81   72  71    177 194  187  151  146  
TOTAL  1147 1175 1001 1085  1137
913 939 777 987 915  930 739


Detailed statistics regarding naturalization :

- Statistics on naturalization

- Information on naturalization process 

- Information on the number of applications for naturalization and citizenship admission

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