Poland Unemployment Rate  1990-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The unemployment rate in Poland fell to 7 percent in August of 2017 from 7.1 percent in each of the previous two months, matching market expectations. It is the lowest jobless rate since February of 1991 and below an earlier estimate from the Labor Ministry of 7.1 percent. The number of registered unemployed fell to 1.136 million compared to 1.140 million in July. Unemployment Rate in Poland averaged 13.17 percent from 1990 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 20.70 percent in February of 2003 and a record low of 0.30 percent in January of 1990.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-25 08:00 AM Unemployment Rate 7.1% 7.4% 7.1% 7.2%
2017-08-24 08:00 AM Unemployment Rate 7.1% 7.1% 7% 7.1%
2017-09-22 08:00 AM Unemployment Rate 7.0% 7.1% 7.0% 7.1%
2017-10-24 08:00 AM Unemployment Rate 7.0% 6.9% 6.9%
2017-11-24 09:00 AM Unemployment Rate 6.9%
2017-12-22 09:00 AM Unemployment Rate 7%


Poland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 7.00 7.10 20.70 0.30 percent [+]
Employed Persons 16496.00 16281.00 16496.00 15177.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1117.40 1137.35 3344.20 56.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.60 1.90 11.60 1.60 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.90 14.40 44.20 13.90 percent [+]
Labour Costs 103.40 103.50 107.50 80.90 Index Points [+]
Productivity 115.10 109.50 130.90 73.30 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 120.30 109.50 120.30 5.30 Thousand [+]
Wages 4220.69 4353.55 4353.55 1008.03 PLN/Month [+]
Wage Growth 6.00 6.60 13.16 0.38 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 4299.16 4332.99 4406.10 2722.47 PLN/Month [+]
Minimum Wages 453.48 417.02 453.48 158.94 EUR/Month [+]
Population 37.97 37.97 38.67 29.48 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.58 60.58 60.58 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.58 65.58 65.58 65.00 [+]
Employment Change 4.50 4.60 5.80 -2.40 percent [+]
Employment Rate 66.20 65.40 66.20 50.40 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 14880.30 14959.80 14968.80 11844.00 Thousand [+]
Wages High Skilled 4340.00 4260.00 4340.00 4260.00 PLN/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 2040.00 2510.00 2510.00 2040.00 PLN/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 1069.70 1054.20 1396.00 991.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 56.20 56.30 57.10 53.20 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 2796.60 2808.60 2830.80 2784.60 PLN/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 2466.80 2486.40 2530.00 2410.10 PLN/Month [+]


Poland Unemployment Rate

In Poland, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Poland Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Poland Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.00 7.10 20.70 0.30 1990 - 2017 percent Monthly




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