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...

Locked content Unemployment down to 5.9% in June

Unemployment rate in June 2018 stood at 5.9 percent, compared to 6.1 percent in May, statistics GUS stated. The June reading came in on par with earlier estimates by the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy. The number of registered unemployed persons in employment offices amounted to 967,90...

Unemployment drops in May

Poland’s unemployment rate stood at 6.1 percent at the end of May, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) informed, representing a 0.2 percentage points m/m drop