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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Poland

Poland Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 6.4 % Mar/21
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.9 % Mar/21
Employed Persons 16555 Thousand Person | 16.555 Million Person 4Q/20
Employment Change  -1.3 % Mar/21
Employment Rate  69.4 % 4Q/20
Full Time Employment 15247 Thousand Person 4Q/20
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.6 % 3Q/20
Part Time Employment 902 Thousand Persons 4Q/20
Unemployed Persons 1078 Thousand Persons | 1.078 Million Persons Mar/21


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Poland - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Poland?

  • Unemployment Rate in Poland decreased to 6.4 % in March 2021. The maximum rate was 20.7 % and minimum was 0.3 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
6.4 Mar/21 26.04.2021
6.5 Feb/21 23.03.2021
6.5 Jan/21 23.02.2021
6.2 Dec/20 27.01.2021
6.1 Nov/20 23.12.2020
6.1 Oct/20 25.11.2020
6.1 Sep/20 23.10.2020
6.1 Aug/20 23.09.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Andrzej Duda 06.08.2015 - 9.9000 6.3000 10.2000 6.3000 -36.36%
Bronisław Komorowski 06.08.2010 - 06.08.2015 11.3000 10.0000 14.4000 10.0000 -11.50%
Aleksander Kaczyński 23.12.2005 - 10.04.2010 17.6000 12.9000 18.0000 8.8000 -26.70%
Aleksander Kwaśniewski 22.12.1995 - 23.12.2005 14.9000 17.3000 20.7000 9.5000 16.11%
Lech Wałęsa 22.12.1990 - 22.12.1995 6.5000 14.7000 16.9000 6.5000 126.15%


Latest data on Youth Unemployment Rate (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate
                     Poland - Historical Data (%)

What is Youth Unemployment Rate in Poland?

  • Youth Unemployment Rate in Poland decreased to 13.9 % in March 2021. The maximum rate was 44.2 % and minimum was 7.8 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
13.9 Mar/21 01.05.2021
14.8 Feb/21 10.04.2021
14.3 Jan/21 06.03.2021
11.5 Dec/20 06.02.2021
12.5 Nov/20 09.01.2021
12.9 Oct/20 02.12.2020
8.7 Sep/20 31.10.2020
9.1 Aug/20 01.10.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Andrzej Duda 06.08.2015 - 19.6000 11.0000 20.3000 11.0000 -43.88%
Bronisław Komorowski 06.08.2010 - 06.08.2015 24.1000 19.8000 27.8000 19.8000 -17.84%
Aleksander Kaczyński 23.12.2005 - 10.04.2010 34.2000 23.3000 34.2000 16.1000 -31.87%
Aleksander Kwaśniewski 22.12.1995 - 23.12.2005 25.0000 34.7000 44.2000 21.5000 38.80%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Poland - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Poland?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Poland decreased to 16555 Thousand Person (16.555 Million Person) in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 16644 Thousand Person and minimum was 15177 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
16555 4Q/20 27.02.2021
16644 3Q/20 28.11.2020
16274 2Q/20 29.08.2020
16425 1Q/20 30.05.2020
16467 4Q/19 29.02.2020
16619 3Q/19 30.11.2019
16484 2Q/19 29.10.2019
16274 1Q/19 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employment Change  (%)

Employment Change 
                     Poland - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Change rate in Poland?

  • Employment Change in Poland decreased by 1.3 % in March 2021. The maximum change was 5.8 % and minimum was -3.3 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-1.3 Mar/21 21.04.2021
-1.7 Feb/21 17.03.2021
-2 Jan/21 17.02.2021
-1 Dec/20 21.01.2021
-1.2 Nov/20 17.12.2020
-1 Oct/20 19.11.2020
-1.2 Sep/20 19.10.2020
-1.5 Aug/20 17.09.2020


Historical Chart by YoY presidents (%)

Employment Change  in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Poland - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Poland?

  • Employment Rate in Poland increased to 69.4 % in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 69.4 % and minimum was 50.4 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
69.4 4Q/20 24.04.2021
69 3Q/20 16.01.2021
67.9 2Q/20 17.10.2020
68.4 1Q/20 11.07.2020
68.5 4Q/19 21.04.2020
68.9 3Q/19 18.01.2020
68.2 2Q/19 29.10.2019
67.3 4Q/18 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by QoQ presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Full Time Employment (Thousand Person)

Full Time Employment
                     Poland - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

What is the number of full-time workers in Poland?

  • Full Time Employment in Poland increased to 15247 Thousand Person in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 15291 Thousand Person and minimum was 11844 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
15247 4Q/20 27.03.2021
15199 3Q/20 10.02.2021
14928 2Q/20 26.09.2020
15044 1Q/20 26.08.2020
15147 4Q/19 21.04.2020
15291 3Q/19 20.01.2020
15102 2Q/19 12.11.2019
14915 1Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Full Time Employment in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Long Term Unemployment Rate (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate
                     Poland - Historical Data (%)

What is Long Term Unemployment Rate in Poland?

  • Long Term Unemployment Rate in Poland remained unchanged at 0.6 % in the third quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 11.6 % and minimum was 0.6 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
0.6 3Q/20 16.01.2021
0.6 2Q/20 17.10.2020
0.7 1Q/20 25.08.2020
0.7 4Q/19 21.04.2020
0.6 3Q/19 21.01.2020
0.7 2Q/19 12.11.2019
0.9 1Q/19 29.10.2019
1 4Q/18 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Part Time Employment (Thousand Persons)

Part Time Employment
                     Poland - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

What is Part Time Employment in Poland?

  • Part Time Employment in Poland decreased to 902 Thousand Persons in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 1396 Thousand Persons and minimum was 902 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by Eurostat.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
902 4Q/20 27.03.2021
907 3Q/20 13.02.2021
959 2Q/20 26.09.2020
1012 1Q/20 26.08.2020
954 4Q/19 21.04.2020
935 3Q/19 20.01.2020
1021 2Q/19 12.11.2019
1012 1Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Part Time Employment in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Poland - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Poland?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Poland decreased to 1078 Thousand Persons (1.078 Million Persons) in March 2021. The maximum rate was 3344 Thousand Persons and minimum was 56 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Statistical Office.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
1078 Mar/21 26.04.2021
1100 Feb/21 23.03.2021
1090 Jan/21 23.02.2021
1046 Dec/20 27.01.2021
1026 Nov/20 23.12.2020
1018 Oct/20 25.11.2020
1025 Sep/20 10.10.2020
1028 Aug/20 05.09.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Poland by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Poland

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2021 65 65
Wages 4Q/20 1457.953 USD/Month 1381.007
Job Vacancies Mar/21 68.8 K 61.4
Labor Force Participation Rate 3Q/20 56.4 % 55.5

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Austria Apr/21 8.7 % 9.4
Ireland Apr/21 5.8 % 5.8
Luxembourg Mar/21 6.1 % 6.2
Spain 1Q/21 15.98 % 16.13
Iceland Mar/21 8.3 % 6.4
Norway Mar/21 5 % 4.8
Belarus Dec/19 0.2 % 0.3
Belgium Mar/21 5.8 % 5.7
Bulgaria Mar/21 6.5 % 6.9
Croatia Mar/21 9.3 % 9.7
Cyprus Mar/21 7.1 % 6.8
Czech Republic Apr/21 4.1 % 4.2
Denmark Mar/21 4.5 % 4.6
Estonia 4Q/20 7.4 % 7.7
Euro Area Mar/21 8.1 % 8.2
European Union Mar/21 7.3 % 7.4
Finland Mar/21 8.1 % 8.1
France 4Q/20 8 % 9.1
Germany Mar/21 4.5 % 4.5
Greece Dec/20 15.8 % 16.2
Hungary Mar/21 4.5 % 4.5
Italy Mar/21 10.1 % 10.2
Latvia 4Q/20 7.9 % 8.4
Lithuania Mar/21 15.1 % 16.1
Macedonia 4Q/20 16.1 % 16.5
Malta 4Q/20 4.4 % 4.6
Moldova 4Q/20 3.6 % 3.4
Montenegro Mar/21 23.83 % 22.6
Netherlands Mar/21 3.5 % 3.6
Poland Mar/21 6.4 % 6.5
Portugal 4Q/20 7.1 % 7.8
Romania Mar/21 5.5 % 5.7
Russia Mar/21 5.4 % 5.7
Serbia 4Q/20 9.9 % 9
Slovakia Mar/21 8 % 7.9
Slovenia Feb/21 9 % 9.4
Sweden Mar/21 10 % 9.7
Switzerland Apr/21 3.3 % 3.4
Turkey Feb/21 13.4 % 12.7
Ukraine 4Q/20 10.1 % 9.5
United Kingdom Aug/19 3.9 %
Liechtenstein 2019 1.5 % 1.7
Albania 4Q/20 12.3 % 12.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina Feb/21 33.68 % 33.89
Kosovo 3Q/20 24.6 % 27.2