## The demand for labour in the second quarter of 2021

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10.09.2021

At the end of the second quarter of 2021, the number of job vacancies in Poland was 142.8 thousand and was 29.6% higher than at the end of the first quarter of 2021. As compared to the corresponding period of the previous year the number of job vacancies was 75.4% higher. At the end of the second quarter of 2021, there were 35.0 thousand newly created jobs.

In the second quarter of 2021, there were recorded 78.0% more new jobs than in the corresponding period of the previous year and 23.9% fewer than in the first quarter of 2021.

At the same time, 37.5% fewer jobs were liquidated than in the second quarter of 2020 and 16.7% fewer than in the first quarter of 2021.