Latvian households spend 13.4% of their income on maintaining their homes (utility bills, in avarage per month). In absolute terms - this is 150 euros per month. According to the Central Statistical Office, this is 8.8% more than in 2017. At the same time, the maintenance of housing in Riga takes an average of 170 euros per month, in the vicinity of the capital - 183, in Zemgale - 139, in Kurzeme - 125, in Vidzeme - 124 and Latgale - 98.