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 –...

Locked content Eurostat: Deflation at 0.2% in February

The harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) for Poland stood at -0.2 percent year-on-year in February, compared to -0.3 percent y/y in January, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. Inflation in Poland stood at 0.0 percent on a monthly basis. Throughout the EU prices ...

Locked content Eurostat: Employment up by 1.8% in Q4

Poland’s employment rate increased by 0.7 percent on a quarterly basis in the fourth quarter of 2015, after growth of 0.9 percent in Q3 q/q, Eurostat estimated. On an annual basis, the rate grew by 1.8 percent. As for the entire EU, the employment rate rose by 0.1 percent q/q in Q4 2015 (an in...

Locked content Eurostat: Industrial output up by 3.6%

Seasonally adjusted industrial production in Poland increased by 3.6 percent year on year in January, Eurostat said on Monday. Month to month, production fell by 0.2 percent. Throughout the European Union, seasonally adjusted industrial production increased by 2.5 percent y/y and by 1.7 percent on a...

Locked content Eurostat corrects January inflation result

EU’s statistics office Eurostat has reviewed its earlier announcement and said that the harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) for Poland stood at -0.3 percent year-on-year in January, compared with -0.4 percent in December y/y. On Thursday, the institution said that inflation in Poland amounted...

Locked content Inflation falls to -1.7% in January

The harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) for Poland stood at -1.7 percent year-on-year in January, compared with -0.4 percent in December y/y, according to data released by the EU’s statistics office Eurostat. Throughout the EU prices grew by 0.2 percent on a yearly basis. CPI inflation stood ...