Posted on August 13 2022
Eurostat has issued a report that revealed that Poland issued the highest number of employment-related first residence permits in 2021. There was a total of 790,100 permits which made up 27% of the total number of all permits issued in EU member states.
Eurostat, the European Office for Statistics, revealed the main reason that Poland ended up issuing the largest number of permits issued in 2021. The reason was the agreements the country made with Ukraine leading to 666,300 citizens arriving there. The number of permits issued to Ukrainians constituted 87% of Ukrainians’ first residence employment-related permits issued in 2021.
Other nations that issued the highest number of permits for family-related reasons were the following:
Poland also became the top country in the EU bloc for the issuance of residence permits for other reasons to live in Poland. These include protection (120,500 permits - 4% of the total permits issued in 2021).
Austria accounted for 52% of the total number of permits issued for other reasons at a national level. This was 40% for Germany (excluding permits issued for employment, family reunions, and education).
|Occupation group||Average annual salary|
|Aviation & Shipping||486,312 PLN|
|Health Care & Medical||293,870 PLN|
|Management & Business||283,455 PLN|
|Architect Constructions||254,476 PLN|
|Properties & Real Estates||230,024 PLN|
|Finance & Banking||199,687 PLN|
|Engineers & Technicians II||194,706 PLN|
|IT & Programming||188,819 PLN|
|Human Resources||163,009 PLN|
|Hotels & Tourism||159,387 PLN|
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