GDP per capita at 68% of EU average in Poland – Eurostat

According to Eurostat data, GDP per capita expressed in Purchasing Power Standards (PPS) in Poland amounted to 68 percent of the EU average in 2016, unchanged compared with 2015. The lowest pps in the bloc was in Bulgaria (49 percent) followed by Romania (58 percent), while the highest was in Luxemb...

Unemployment in Poland at 4.6% in October – Eurostat

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 4.6 percent in October, compared to 4.7 percent the month before, the EU statistical office Eurostat said. This is a drop from October 2016, when it stood at 5.8 percent. The pan-European statistics agency, which uses roughly the same crit...

Eurostat: public debt at 53.4% of GDP in Q2

Poland’s public debt in Q2 2017, calculated with the ESA2010 methodology, amounted to 53.4 percent of GDP, marking a 0.6 pp decrease from the 54 percent recorded in the first quarter of 2017, Eurostat stated. The figure is also slightly lower than the one recorded in Q2 of 2016, when it stood at 53....

Locked content Eurostat: Retail sales up by 6.7% in August

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 6.7 percent year-on-year in August, according to a data release from the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it decreased by 0.7 percent. Throughout the EU retail trade remained unchanged in m/m terms, and grew by...

Eurostat: Unemployment in Poland drops in August

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 4.7 percent in August, compared to 4.8 percent the month before, the EU statistical office Eurostat said. This is a drop from August 2016, when it stood at 6.1 percent. The pan-European statistics agency, which uses roughly the same criter...

HICP inflation at 1.4% in August– Eurostat

The harmonized index of consumer prices for Poland stood at 1.4 percent year-on-year in August, the same as in July, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, prices increased by 0.2 percent.