Labour productivity down in January-August - stats office

Labour productivity down in January-August - stats office Jan Dzban/PAP

Poland's labour productivity in industry fell by 2.7 percent year on year in the first eight months of 2020, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Wednesday.

Employment fell by 1.8 percent year on year and the average gross monthly wage rose by 3.6 percent, GUS also reported.

In 2019, Poland's labour productivity in industry increased by 2.1 percent while employment grew by 1.9 percent.