Eurostat: Unemployment unchanged in March

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland was 5.3 percent in March, the same as in February, the EU statistical office Eurostat said. This is a drop from March of 2016, when it was 6.4 percent. The pan-European statistics agency, which uses roughly the same criteria as Poland’s Central Sta...

GUS: unemployment falls in March

Poland’s unemployment rate stood at 8.1 percent at the end of March, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) informed, representing a 0.4 percent m/m and 1.8 y/y drop.

Unemployment rate at 8.2% in March – Labor Ministry

The registered unemployment rate amounted to 8.2 percent in March, a decline of 0.3 percentage points month-on-month and 1.7 percentage points y/y, based on estimates from job centers, the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy announced.

Eurostat: February unemployment in Poland down

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland was 5.3 percent in February, compared with 5.4 percent a month earlier, the EU statistical office Eurostat said. This is a drop from February of 2016, when it was 6.5 percent. The pan-European statistics agency, which uses roughly the same criteria...

Eurostat: January unemployment in Poland down

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Poland was 5.4 percent in January, compared with 5.5 percent a month earlier, the EU statistical office Eurostat said. This is a drop from January of 2015, when it was 6.7 percent. The pan-European statistics agency, which uses roughly the same criteria a...

Unemployment grows in January

Poland’s unemployment rate in January stood at 8.6 percent, a 0.3 percent increase month-on-month, the Ministry of Labor, Family and Social Policy said. The number of registered unemployed grew to 1.397 million compared to 1.335 million in December.

Locked content Poles less eager to emigrate – DGP

Daily Dziennik Gazeta Prawna published a report which states that the number of Poles that plan to move abroad to work and live has dropped in Q3 of last year to 207,000 (compared to 252,000 in Q2) according to Central Statistical Office (GUS) data. The reasons for the decline are numerous, both pol...

Locked content Unemployment steady in December

Poland’s unemployment rate edged up slightly in December, to 8.3 percent, according to the Central Office of Statistics. In November, it had been 8.2 percent. According to figures tallied from labor offices, the number of registered unemployed was 1.34 million last month. The figure was consistent w...

GUS releases unemployment numbers by sector, voivodship

Poland’s Central Statistical Office announced on Friday in a press release that the registered unemployment rate in November was 8.2 percent – the same as for October. At the end of November the number of registered unemployed was 1.31 million, which was actually a slight increase compar...