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...

Locked content Industrial output up by 3%

Seasonally adjusted industrial production in Poland increased by 3 percent year to year in February, Eurostat said on Wednesday. Month to month, production grew by 0.2 percent. Throughout the European Union, seasonally adjusted industrial production grew by 0.8 percent y/y and fell by 0.2  percent o...

Locked content Eurostat: Retail sales up by 6.2% in February

The volume of seasonally adjusted retail trade in Poland grew by 6.2 percent year-on-year in February 2016, according to a data release from the EU statistics office Eurostat. In month-on-month terms, it fell by 2.9 percent. Throughout the EU, retail trade increased by 3 percent y/y and has declined...

Locked content Eurostat: The lowest unemployment rate in seven years

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland stood at 6.8 percent in February 2016, compared to 6.9 percent in January 2016 and 8 percent in February 2015, according to data released by the EU statistics office, Eurostat. It is the lowest unemployment rate since October 2008. As for the entir...

Locked content Poland’s average labor cost at €8.6/h in 2015

In 2015, average hourly labor costs in the whole economy (excluding agriculture and public administration) were estimated to be €8.6 in Poland, the European statistics office, Eurostat said. In the European Union (EU), the figure stood at €25 and amounted to €29.5 in the euro area. The lowest hourly...

Locked content Eurostat: Labor costs up by 3.8% in Q4

Nominal hourly labor costs in Poland grew by 3.8 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2015, the EU’s statistics office Eurostat said in a data release on Friday. Wages grew by 3 percent and non-wage costs grew by 3.3 percent. The biggest hike in the labor costs was noted in services –...