Poles second longest working nation in EU

Taking into account full-time employment and self-employment, an average working week in Greece is the longest in the EU, amounts to 43.9 hours. The second result belongs to Poland where the working week totals 42.5 hours, according to Eurostat. Hence, Poles are the second longest working nation in ...

Eurostat: Unemployment rate at 7.8%

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 7.8 percent in February, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In January the rate was 8 percent, while in February 2014 it stood at 9.8 percent.

Labor cost up by 3.3% q/q − Eurostat

The total hourly costs of maintaining employees incurred by employers increased by 3.3 percent in Q4 2014 q/q, (compared with an increase of 2.8 percent in Q3), according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat.

HICP at -1.3% in February – Eurostat

The harmonized index of consumer prices for Poland stood at -1.3 percent year-on-year in February, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, prices declined by 0.1 percent.

Eurostat: Unemployment at 8% in January

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 8 percent in January, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In December the rate was 8.2 percent, while in January 2014 it stood at 9.9 percent.

Deflation in Poland rose to 1% in January y/y

The harmonized index of consumer prices in Poland stood at -1 percent year-on-year in January, according to data published by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat on Wednesday. The month-on-month rate was -0.4 percent.