Locked content Unemployment rate at 5.9% in VIII

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 5.9 percent in August 2016, a decline of 0.1 percentage point m/m. In August 2015, the unemployment rate amounted to 7.4 percent, according to data released by the EU statistics office, Eurostat. As for the entire EU, the unemployment rate...

Locked content Eurostat: Labor costs up 2.5% in Q2

Nominal hourly labor costs in Poland grew by 2.5 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2016, the EU’s statistics office Eurostat said in a data release on Friday. Wages grew by 2.5 percent and non-wage costs grew by 2.7 percent. The biggest hike in labor costs was noted in construction secto...

Locked content HICP inflation at -0.5% in August – Eurostat

The harmonized index of consumer prices for Poland stood at -0.5 percent year-on-year in August, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, prices declined by 0.2 percent. Throughout the EU, the rate amounted to -0.3 percent year-on-year. CPI inflatio...

Locked content Eurostat: Industrial output up 0.9%

Seasonally adjusted industrial production in Poland increased by 0.9 percent year to year in July, Eurostat said on Wednesday. Month to month, production fell by 1.7 percent. Throughout the European Union, seasonally adjusted industrial production decreased by 0.1 percent y/y and dropped by 1 percen...

Locked content Eurostat: 93% satisfied with life in Warsaw

As much as 93 percent of Warsaw’s inhabitants are satisfied with life in the capital, according to a data release from the EU statistics office Eurostat. The figure has inched up by 3 percent since 2012. The analysis of the quality of life was based on 9 main parameters: material living condit...

Locked content Eurostat: Retail sales up by 5.6% in July

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland increased by 5.6 percent year-on-year in July 2016, according to a data release from the EU statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it grew by 1 percent. Throughout the EU, retail trade inched up by 3.5 percent on a yearly basis a...

Locked content Eurostat: Unemployment rate at 6.1%

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 6.1 percent in July 2016, a decline of 0.1 percentage point m/m. In July 2015, the unemployment rate amounted to 7.4 percent, according to data released by the EU statistics office, Eurostat. As for the entire EU, the unemployment rate sto...

Locked content HICP inflation at -0.6% in July – Eurostat

The harmonized index of consumer prices for Poland stood at -0.6 percent year-on-year in July, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, prices declined by 0.3 percent. Throughout the EU, the rate amounted to -0.2 percent year-on-year. CPI inflation ...

Locked content Industrial output up by 3.8%

Seasonally adjusted industrial production in Poland increased by 3.8 percent year to year in June, Eurostat said on Friday. Month to month, production grew by 0.7 percent. Throughout the European Union, seasonally adjusted industrial production hiked by 0.5 percent y/y and increased by 0.5 percent o...

Locked content Eurostat: Retail sales up 5.5% in June

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 5.5 percent year-on-year in June 2016, according to a data release from the EU statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it fell by one percent. According to the Polish Central Statistical Office (GUS), retail sales inched u...