Poland's unemployment rate at 3.0 pct in May - Eurostat

Poland's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate reached 3.0 percent in May 2020, up from 2.9 in April, Eurostat, the EU's statistical office reported on Thursday.

According to Poland's Central Statistical Office (GUS), Poland's unemployment grew to 6.0 percent in May 2020 from 5.8 percent in April.

The discrepancy between GUS and Eurostat figures results from the use of different methodologies.

The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rose to 7.4 percent in May 2020 from 7.3 percent in April.

The EU28 average unemployment rate in May 2020 increased to 6.7 percent from 6.6 percent in the previous month.