Poland's average paid employment in companies with more than 9 employees increased 2.6 percent year-on-year to 6.390 million people in August of 2019, below a 2.7 percent rise in the previous month and less than market expectations of a 2.7 percent gain. It was the weakest growth in employment since February of 2016. Compared to the previous month, employment edged down 0.1 percent. Employment Change in Poland averaged 2.12 percent from 2006 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 5.80 percent in January of 2008 and a record low of -2.40 percent in September of 2009.

Employment Change in Poland is expected to be 2.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Change in Poland to stand at 2.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Poland Employment Growth YoY is projected to trend around 2.10 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-19 08:00 AM Employment Growth YoY May 2.7% 2.9% 2.9% 2.7%
2019-07-17 08:00 AM Employment Growth YoY Jun 2.8% 2.7% 2.6% 2.8%
2019-08-20 08:00 AM Employment Growth YoY Jul 2.7% 2.8% 2.7% 2.8%
2019-09-18 08:00 AM Employment Growth YoY Aug 2.6% 2.7% 2.7% 2.5%
2019-10-17 08:00 AM Employment Growth YoY Sep 2.6% 2.6% 2.7%
2019-11-21 09:00 AM Employment Growth YoY Oct
2019-12-18 09:00 AM Employment Growth YoY Nov


Poland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.20 5.20 20.70 0.30 percent [+]
Employed Persons 16484.00 16274.00 16617.00 15177.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 852.41 866.73 3344.20 56.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.90 1.00 11.60 0.90 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.40 10.70 44.20 10.40 percent [+]
Labour Costs 116.70 111.40 116.70 82.50 Index Points [+]
Productivity 130.30 123.30 145.90 66.20 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 80.80 87.30 120.30 5.30 Thousand [+]
Wages 4839.24 5014.94 5014.94 1008.03 PLN/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 4906.57 4982.52 4982.52 2722.47 PLN/Month [+]
Wage Growth 6.80 7.40 13.16 0.38 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 523.09 480.20 523.09 158.94 EUR/Month [+]
Population 37.98 37.97 38.67 29.48 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.58 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.58 65.00 [+]
Part Time Employment 1011.50 1005.50 1396.00 991.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 56.20 55.90 57.10 53.20 percent [+]
Employment Change 2.60 2.70 5.80 -2.40 percent [+]
Employment Rate 68.20 67.20 68.20 50.40 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 14914.60 15040.30 15230.90 11844.00 Thousand [+]


Poland Employment Growth YoY

In Poland, employment growth refers to the annual change of employment in the enterprise sector, which concerns units employing more than 9 persons and conducting economic activity within the scope of the following areas: forestry and logging; marine fishing; mining and quarrying; manufacturing; electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply; water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities; construction; wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles; transportation and storage; accommodation and food service activities; information and communication; real estate activities; legal and accounting activities; activities of head offices; management consultancy activities; architectural and engineering activities; technical testing and analysis; advertising and market research; other professional, scientific and technical activities; administrative and support service activities; arts, entertainment and recreation; repair of computers and personal and household goods; other personal service activities. This page provides - Poland Employment Growth YoY- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Poland Employment Growth YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.60 2.70 5.80 -2.40 2006 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Australia 34652.00 Aug/19
Canada 53.70 Sep/19
Euro Area 0.20 Jun/19
France 0.30 Jun/19
Germany 0.10 Jun/19
Italy 0.50 Jun/19
Netherlands 0.40 Jun/19
Singapore 5.50 Jun/19
Spain 0.30 Jun/19
Switzerland 0.40 Jun/19
United Kingdom 31.00 Jun/19


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