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Poland - Structural data

 
EU-25
1) GEOGRAPHY
Area (1000 km2):
312,7
Total population (1.1.2003):
38.218.531
Inhabitants per km2:
122,2
2) DEMOGRAPHIC INDICATORS (2001)
FERTILITY
Total fertility rate (children per woman) :
1,29
MORTALITY
Life expectancy at birth (2002) :
Males: 70,2
Females: 78,4
NUPTIALITY
Crude marriage rate (per 1000 population) :
5,1
POPULATION CHANGE (2002)
Natural increase (per 1000 population) (*1):
-5,7
Net migration (per 1000 population) (*2) :
-17,2
EDUCATION
% of the population aged 25-64 having completed upper secondary education (2002)
80,8
EDUCATION EXPENDITURE (2001)
Total public expenditure on education as % of GDP (*3) :
5.42 p
3) ECONOMY
GDP (2003) (*4)
in millions of euro (*5) :
184.570

PPS/inhabitant (*5) :

10.400
STRUCTURE OF THE ECONOMY IN % (2002):
Agriculture, forestry and fishing :
3,1
Total industry : 23,5
Construction : 6,5

Services:

66,8
IMPORTS (2002)
Total
EU-15
AC-10
(in mio EUR)
(in mio EUR)
% of total
(in mio EUR)
% of total
58.244
35.544
61
4.353
7,5
EXPORTS (2002)
Total
EU-15
AC-10
(in mio EUR)
(in mio EUR)
% of total
(in mio EUR)
% of total
42.562
29.543
69,4
4.822
11,3
CONSUMER PRICES (2003)
Percentage change t/t-12 (December/December) (*6) :
0,8
Inflation (GDP deflator) : 0,7
POVERTY (*7)
% of population below 50% of median income :
8,6
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN % (2003)
Total
Males
Females
19,1
18,5
19,9
GENERAL GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE AND RECEIPTS AS % of GDP (2003) (*8)
Total general government expenditure:
47,2
Total general government receipts:
43,1



(1*) Natural increase: difference between the number of live births and the number of deaths
(2*) Net migration: calculated by taking the difference between total population increase and natural increase
(3*) p = provisional
(4*) Gross domestic products at market prices
(5*) provisional
(6*) Change over a period of 12 months
(7*) Data refer to most recent year available during the period 1990-2000
(8*) provisional


Remark: PPS = Purchasing Power Standard. By using PPS differences in price levels are eliminated, making a comparison of the volume of GDP possible.


Sources:
New Cronos, EUROSTAT
New Cronos - theme 2
Enlargement Papers No 20, Commission
COMEXT, EUROSTAT
Statistics in focus - No 20/2003, EUROSTAT
Comext2-Comtrade
Human Development Report 2003, UNDP