Locked content Eurostat: Labor costs up by 3.3% in Q1

Nominal hourly labor costs in Poland grew by 3.3 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2016, the EU’s statistics office Eurostat said in a data release on Friday. Wages grew by 3.3 percent and non-wage costs also rose by 3.3 percent. Throughout the EU, nominal hourly labor costs grew by 1.7 p...

Locked content Eurostat: Poland has the lowest overall food prices in the EU

Poland had the lowest overall food prices in the European Union in 2015, at 63 percent of the EU average, according to the new report by Eurostat. Eurostat noted that the lowest price levels were observed in Poland (63 percent of the average), Romania (64 percent), Bulgaria (70 percent), Lithuania (...

Locked content HICP inflation at -0.4% in May

The harmonized index of consumer prices for Poland stood at -0.4 percent year-on-year in May, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, prices increased by 0.2 percent. CPI inflation stood at -0.9 percent in May y/y, according to data released earlie...

Locked content Eurostat: Industrial output up by 5.9%

Seasonally adjusted industrial production in Poland increased by 5.9 percent year to year in April, Eurostat informed on Tuesday. Throughout the European Union, seasonally adjusted industrial production increased by 2 percent y/y and grew by 1.1 percent on a monthly basis. According to Poland’...

Locked content Eurostat: Retail sales up by 6.6% in April

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 6.6 percent year-on-year in April 2016, according to a data release from the EU statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it grew by 3.7 percent. Throughout the EU, retail trade increased by 2.4 percent y/y and has declined ...

Locked content Eurostat: Inflation at -0.5% in April

The harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) for Poland stood at -0.5 percent year-on-year in April, compared to -0.4 percent y/y in March, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. Inflation in Poland stood at 0.3 percent on a monthly basis. Throughout the EU, the rate am...

Locked content Industrial output up by 0.4% – Eurostat

Seasonally adjusted industrial production in Poland increased by 0.4 percent year to year in March, Eurostat said on Wednesday. Month to month, production fell by 1.1 percent. Throughout the European Union, seasonally adjusted industrial production grew by 0.3 percent y/y and fell by 0.5  percent on...

Locked content Eurostat: Retail sales up by 4.3% in March

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 4.3 percent year-on-year in March 2016, according to a data release from the EU statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it fell by 0.9 percent. Throughout the EU, retail trade increased by 2.4 percent y/y and has declined ...

Locked content Eurostat: Unemployment rate at 6.8%

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 6.8 percent in March 2016, thus it hasn’t changed m/m. In March 2015, the unemployment rate amounted to 7.8 percent, according to data released by the EU statistics office, Eurostat. As for the entire EU, the unemployment rate stood ...

Locked content Eurostat: Deflation at 0.4% in March

The harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) for Poland stood at -0.4 percent year-on-year in March, compared to -0.2 percent y/y in February, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. Inflation in Poland stood at 0.1 percent on a monthly basis. Throughout the EU, the rate...