Unemployment at 5.8% in October– Labor ministry

The registered unemployment rate amounted to 5.8 percent in October, a 0.1 percentage point less compared to September, based on estimates from job centers, the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy announced.

BAEL unemployment at 3.8% in Q3 – GUS

Unemployment in Poland in Q3, according to BAEL research methodology stood at 3.8 percent, according to data from the Central Statistics Office GUS. In Q2 the rate was 3.6 percent.

Locked content Unemployment rate unchanged at 5.7% in October – Rafalska

The unemployment rate in October was 5.7 percent, unchanged from September, the Minister of Labor Elżbieta Rafalska said. The Ministry also informed that in October the number of vacancies reported by employers to labor offices amounted to 128,000 and grew by 9,400, or 7.9 percent compared to Septem...

IMF raises GDP growth forecast in Poland to 4.4% in 2018 

Economic growth in Poland will accelerate to 4.4 percent this year, while next year it will slow down to 3.5 percent, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has forecasted. This means a rise in the forecast for 2018 presented in April by 0.3 percentage points.

Unemployment rate at 5.8% in September

September unemployment rate remained unchanged compared to August and stood at 5.8 percent, the Minister of Labor Elżbieta Rafalska said. The number of unemployed people in September was about 948,900, which is 9,700 less than in August. On the annual basis, unemployment decreased by 15.1 percent.

Unemployment falls to 3.4% in August – Eurostat

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland was 3.4 percent in August compared to 3.5 percent in July, the EU statistical office Eurostat reported. The number of unemployed people decreased to 585,000 in July from 600,000 a month earlier. In the entire EU, unemployment stood at 6.8 percent.

Locked content Unemployment down by 0.2% m/m in August – MRPiPS

In August the number of unemployed people in Poland fell by 0.2 percent on the monthly basis and amounted to 959,500, the Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Policy (MRPiPS) said. This is a 15.5 percentage points decline compared to a year ago. The unemployment rate in August stood at 5.8 percent,...

Locked content Unemployment falls to 3.5% in July – Eurostat

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland was 3.5 percent in July compared to 3.6 percent in June, the EU statistical office Eurostat reported. The number of unemployed people decreased to 600,000 in July from 621,000 a month earlier. In the entire EU, unemployment stood at 6.8 percent in ...

Locked content Unemployment seen at 6.2% at end of 2018

At the end of 2018 unemployment will be 6.2 percent, and at the end of 2019, it will decrease to 5.6 percent, according to the justification to the draft budget for 2019.  The document stated that in recent years there was a systematic improvement in the labor market in Poland and the trend should c...