Poland's average corporate gross monthly wage rose by 14.3 percent year on year to PLN 7,124.26 (EUR 1,583) in the first quarter of 2023, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported on Thursday.
The Monetary Policy Council (RPP), the Polish central bank's rate-setting body, has kept the reference interest rate at 6.75 percent.
Prices of consumer goods and services (Consumer Price Index, CPI) increased by 14.7 percent year on year and by 0.7 percent month on month in April 2023, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported in a flash estimate on Friday.
Analysts at government-affiliated economic think-tank the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) expect the country's unemployment rate to increase slightly by the end of the year.
Poland's unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percentage points month on month in March 2023 to 5.4 percent, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported on Wednesday.
Inflation in Poland will hopefully drop to a single-digit level at the turn of the third and fourth quarters of 2023, the head of the state-run Polish Development Fund (PFR) has said.
Poland's industrial output fell by 2.9 percent year on year in March 2023, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported on Monday.
Poland's retail sales decreased in real terms by 7.3 percent year on year and went up by 14.0 percent month on month in March 2023, the Central Statistical Office said on Monday.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that Poland's inflation should start significantly falling as soon as this month.
Poland's GDP grew by 5.1 percent in 2022 versus 4.9 percent estimated earlier with Q4 2022 growth revised to 0.6 percent year on year from the previous 0.4 percent, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported on Thursday.