Locked content Eurostat: 9.6% of Poles face housing cost overburden

As many as 9.6 percent of Poland’s population were confronted with housing cost overburden in 2014, meaning that they had to spend more than 40 percent of their disposable income on accommodation. It is lower than the EU average, which stood at 11.4 percent last year. The highest percent of po...

Eurostat: deflation at 0.6% in October

The harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) for Poland stood at -0.6 percent year-on-year in October, meaning it has not changed on a yearly basis, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office, Eurostat.

Eurostat: retail sales up in September

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 6.3 percent year-on-year in September, according to a data release from the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it fell by 0.7 percent.

Eurostat: unemployment inches down

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 7.1 percent in September, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In August, the rate stood at 7.2 percent. According to the central Statistical Office (GUS), the rate could have ranged between 9.9 percent –...

Locked content General government deficit at 51%

The general government deficit, i.e. the deficit of central and local governments and the social security funds controlled by these units, stood at PLN 895.81 billion in Q2, compared with PLN 886.45 billion in Q1, according to data compiled by Eurostat. At the end of Q2 2014, the deficit stood at PL...

Eurostat: deflation in Poland at 0.6% in September

The harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) for Poland stood at -0.6 percent year-on-year in September, compared with -0.4 percent the month before, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat.

Locked content Eurostat: Retail sales up by 5.7% in August

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 5.7 percent year-on-year in August, according to a data release from the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it increased by 1.1 percent. Throughout the EU retail trade increased by 2.6 percent y/y and was flat in...

Eurostat: unemployment at 7.2% in August

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 7.2 percent in August, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In July, the rate stood at 7.3 percent. According to the central Statistical Office (GUS), the rate stood at 10 percent.