Locked content Unemployment in July down 10.2% y/y – GUS

The number of newly registered unemployed in July fell by 10.2 percent to about 137,800 y/y, according to the Central Statistical Office (GUS). At the same time, this number grew by 14.1 percent in comparison to June. The number of job offers submitted in July was about 130,400, down by 4.8 percent ...

Locked content Enterprises financial result down 6.7% in H1 – GUS

Non-financial enterprises in Poland had PLN 62.4 billion combined net financial result in H1, a decrease of 6.7 percent versus a year ago, Poland’s Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported. Net profit amounted to PLN 76.4 billion down 2.3 percent y/y. Net loss widened by 23.8 percent and stood at P...

Prices of agricultural products up by 1.5% in July

Purchase prices of basic agricultural products, i.e. wheat, rye, beef, pork, poultry and milk increase by 1.5 percent in July 2018, compared to June. But in comparison with the corresponding period of the previous year, they fell by 3.3 percent, the national statistics office (GUS) said on Tuesday.

Locked content Salaries up 7.2% in July – GUS

The average gross salary in July amounted to PLN 4,825, 7.2 percent more versus a year ago,  Polish Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported. Employment grew by 3.5 percent y/y. The wage growth in July was below Bank Pekao analysts’ forecast of 7.6 percent and declined compared to 7.5 percent...

Locked content GDP growth may reach 5% in 2018 – analysts

In Q2 GDP unadjusted seasonally (at constant average prices of the previous year)  grew by 5.1 percent quarter-on-quarter,  the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported. Seasonally adjusted GDP (in constant prices referred at 2010) increased by 0.9 percent compared to Q1 and was 5 percent higher y/...

Locked content In 25 years Polish population will shrink by 2.8 mln

During about 25 years the population in Poland will decline by about 2.8 million, Polish Central Statistical Office GUS reported. In comparison, during the last 25 years, the population grew by 360,000. The reasons for the expected decline are mortality and the end of the demographic boom. The numbe...

Locked content Tourist routes got shorter in 2017 – GUS

The total length of tourist routes was reduced to 78,078 km in 2017 from 79,092 km a year earlier, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported. The longest routes, with 9,354 km in total, are in Małopolskie voivodship. On the other hand, tourist routes in Opolskie voivodship reached only the total...

Locked content Poles went on 6.6% more journeys in 2017

The number of tourist journeys carried out by households reached 38.7 million in 2017, marking an increase of 6.6 percent compared to 2016, statistics office GUS stated. This means that a statistical household organized 2.9 tourist trips. The majority of the excursions (93 percent) were private. Ove...

Locked content CPI inflation at 2% y/y in July – GUS flash estimate

Prices of consumer goods and services increased in July 2018 by 2 percent year-on-year and decreased by 0.1 percent compared to June levels, statistics office GUS informed in a flash estimate. In June, the readings were also +2.0 percent y/y and -0.1 percent m/m. In July, prices for foods and non-al...