According to the data on population, Riga is the largest city in the Baltic States. In 2017 yhere was ~638 000 people living in Riga. 33% of total population of Latvia lives in Riga and it is the highest indicator among the Member States of the European Union.
47% of Riga population are Latvians, 36% Russians.
Population together in Riga and its nearest surroundings is over 1 000 000.