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Poland In-depth PESTLE Insights

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    Country Profile

  • 94 Pages
  • April 2022
  • Region: Poland
  • MarketLine
  • ID: 3928032
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This PESTLE country analysis report on Poland provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.


  • Understand the political system in Poland through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators
  • Understand the economic situation in Poland through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues
  • Understand customer demographics in Poland through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education
  • Understand the technological landscape in Poland through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data
  • Understand the legal landscape in Poland through analysis of the judicial system as well as performance of the legal indicators
  • Understand the environmental landscape in Poland through analysis of the environmental regulations and the performance of the environmental indicators


  • The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Poland, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators
  • The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Poland 's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment
  • The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education

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  • What is the outlook in Poland in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?
  • How does Poland perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?
  • How does Poland perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?
  • How does Poland perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?

1.1. Catalyst
1.2. Summary
1.2.1. Key findings
1.2.2. PESTLE highlights
1.2.3. Key fundamentals
1.3.3 Government measures
1.3.4 Lockdown measures
1.3.5 Travel restrictions
1.3.6 Stimulus measures
1.3.7 Impact on the economy
2.1. Key facts
2.2. Geographical location
3.1. Summary
3.2. Political analysis
3.2.1. Overview
3.2.2. Current strengths
3.2.3. Current challenges
3.2.4. Future prospects
3.2.5. Future risks
3.3. Economic analysis
3.3.1. Overview
3.3.2. Current strengths
3.3.3. Current challenge
3.3.4. Future prospects
3.3.5. Future risks
3.4. Social analysis
3.4.1. Overview
3.4.2. Current strengths
3.4.3. Current challenges
3.4.4. Future prospects
3.4.5. Future risks
3.5. Technological analysis
3.5.1. Overview
3.5.2. Current strengths
3.5.3. Current challenges
3.5.4. Future prospects
3.5.5. Future risks
3.6. Legal analysis
3.6.1. Overview
3.6.2. Current strengths
3.6.3. Current challenges
3.6.4. Future prospects
3.6.5. Future risks
3.7. Environmental analysis
3.7.1. Overview
3.7.2. Current strengths
3.7.3. Current challenges
3.7.4. Future prospects
3.7.5. Future risks
4.1. Summary
4.2. Evolution
4.2.1. Pre-1985
4.2.2. 1985-2000
4.2.3. 2000 onwards
4.3. Structure and policies
4.3.1. Key political figures
4.3.2. Structure of government
4.3.3. Key policies
4.4. Performance
4.4.1. Governance indicators
4.5. Outlook
5.1. Summary
5.2. Evolution
5.2.1. 1945-90
5.2.2. 1990-2020
5.3. Structure and policies
5.3.1. Financial system
5.4. Performance
5.4.1. GDP and growth rate
5.4.2. Fiscal situation
5.4.3. Current account
5.4.4. General government gross debt
5.4.5. Exports and imports
5.4.6. External debt
5.4.7. Monetary situation
5.4.8. Employment
5.5. Outlook
6.1. Summary
6.2. Evolution
6.3. Structure and policies
6.3.1. Education
6.4. Performance
6.4.1. Healthcare
6.4.2. Education
6.5. Outlook
7.1. Summary
7.2. Evolution
7.3. Structure and policies
7.3.1. Research and development
7.3.2. Intellectual property
7.3.3. Research and development
7.4. Performance
7.5. Outlook
8.1. Summary
8.2. Evolution
8.3. Structure and policies
8.3.1. Judicial system
8.3.2. Tax regulations
8.4. Performance
8.4.1. Effectiveness of the legal system
8.5. Outlook
9.1. Summary
9.2. Evolution
9.3. Structure and policies
9.3.1. Environmental regulations
9.4. Performance
9.4.1. Environmental impact
9.5. Outlook
10.1. ISO codes of selected countries
10.2. Ask the analyst
10.3. Disclaimer
List of Tables
Table 1: Poland - Key fundamentals, 2019-26f
Table 2: Poland - Key facts, 2022
Table 3: Analysis of Poland's political landscape
Table 4: Analysis of Poland's economic landscape
Table 5: Analysis of Poland's social landscape
Table 6: Analysis of Poland's technological landscape
Table 7: Analysis of Poland's Legal Landscape
Table 8: Analysis of Poland's environmental landscape
Table 9: Mid-Year population by age (as a percentage of the total population), 2021
Table 10: Patents granted by the USPTO, 2015-20
List of Figures
Figure 1: Map of Poland, 2022
Figure 2: Tertiary education attainment of 25-64 year olds, 2020
Figure 3: Labor force as a percentage of total population, 2017-26
Figure 4: Poland, Key macroeconomic indicators, January 2021-January 2022
Figure 5: Inflation rate in Poland, 2012-22f
Figure 6: Social benefits to households (in cash) among OECD nations, 2020
Figure 7: Total health spending in $ per capita, 2020
Figure 8: Life expectancy, 2021
Figure 9: Infant mortality, 2021
Figure 10: Inequality in Poland and selected European countries, 2020
Figure 11: Old-age dependency ratio, 2050
Figure 12: Gross domestic spending on R&D as a percentage of GDP, 2020
Figure 13: FDI regulatory restrictiveness index, 2020
Figure 14: Poland - Key political events
Figure 15: Poland - Key political figures
Figure 16: Composition of the Sejm (lower house of parliament), election results of October 2019
Figure 17: Historical GDP growth of Poland, 2012-21
Figure 18: Poland’s WIG index, March 2021-March 2022
Figure 19: GDP and GDP growth rate in Poland, 2017-26f
Figure 20: GDP Composition by sectors, 2021
Figure 21: Agricultural output of Poland, 2017-22f
Figure 22: Industrial output of Poland, 2017-22f
Figure 23: Services output of Poland, 2017-22f
Figure 24: General government net lending/borrowing in Poland, 2017-26f
Figure 25: Current account balance in Poland, 2017-26f
Figure 26: General government gross debt Poland, 2017-26f
Figure 27: Total import and export growth of goods and services, 2017-26f
Figure 28: Consumer price index and consumer price index-based inflation in Poland, 2017-26f
Figure 29: Unemployment rate in Poland, 2017-26f
Figure 30: Poland’s composition by religion, 2020
Figure 31: Expenditure on healthcare in Poland, 2012-20
Figure 32: Government education expenditure in Poland, 2017-26f
Figure 33: Internet users in Poland, 2017-21e
Figure 34: Carbon dioxide emissions in Poland, 2012-20