Statistics Poland (GUS) consists of the following organizational units:
Office of the President
Director Katarzyna CICHOŃSKA
Deputy director Dorota MINASZ
tel. +48 22 608-31-11, fax +48 22 825-82-83
The task of the Office of the President is to handle the President of Statistics Poland and other members of the Management and Collective Body, performing tasks resulting from the President’s supervision over units of public statistics services, analysing tasks and needs in the scope of organisation of units of public statistics services, process management, initiating and monitoring innovative undertakings, legal and legislative service of the Management and keeping archival matters.
Programming and Coordination of Statistical Surveys Department
Director Anna DOBROWOLSKA
Deputy director Alicja KOSZELA
Deputy director Monika BIENIEK
tel. +48 22 608-31-14, fax +48 22 608-38-80
The task of the Programming and Coordination of Statistical Surveys Department is to initiate research and development in the field of methodology, coordinate the development of the draft annual programme of statistical surveys of public statistics and the plan of statistical developments, coordinate the preparation of data formats, coordinate the preparation and implementation of statistical surveys and monitor the progress of these works, monitor the application of the European Statistics Code of Practice, coordinate the exchange of statistical data with international organisations, coordination of works in the scope of statistical confidentiality, coordination of work related to recognizing public administration information systems for statistical surveys and cooperation with their administrators and support for sharing statistical data for the needs of scientific research.
ICT Systems, Geostatistics and Census Department
Director Janusz DYGASZEWICZ
Deputy director Agnieszka NOWAKOWSKA
Deputy director Anna DŁUGOSZ
tel. +48 22 608-31-87, fax +48 22 608-38-80
The task of the ICT Systems, Geostatistics and Census Department is to coordinate work in the field of ICT infrastructure management, development of organisational standards for IT systems and IT projects, coordination of public statistics services units in the design, operation, maintenance and development of IT systems, coordination of tasks of units of official statistics services for the protection of statistical data and personal data, conduct activities for the development of information security management system in public statistics, coordination of work related to the use of geographical information systems (GIS) in statistical surveys, conducting organisational and coordination work for censuses, handling cases from the scope of protection of undisclosed information and defense matters.
Standards and Registers Department
Director Ireneusz BUDZYŃSKI
tel. +48 22 608-31-15, fax +48 22 608-38-93
The task of the Standards and Registers Department is to carry out work on the standardisation of statistical metadata, including basic classification standards, concepts and definitions, construction of statistical survey reports and initiation of research and development works in their methodology and keep national registers of national economy entities (REGON) and territorial division of the country (TERYT).
Statistical Products Department
Director Renata BIELAK
Deputy director Ewa CZUMAJ
Deputy director Magdalena AMBROCH
tel. +48 22 608-31-18, fax +48 22 608-38-81
The task of the Statistical Products Department is to initiate and carry out work aimed at preparing collective information, analyses and publications characterising the socio-economic situation of the country and international comparisons, program and coordinate work in the field of monitoring sustainable development and other multi-disciplinary sets of indicators, design public statistics publication policy and management of data sharing systems at the national level.
National Accounts Department
Director Maria JEZNACH
Deputy director Alicja TRUSZYŃSKA
Deputy director Anita PERZYNA
tel. +48 22 608-31-17, fax +48 608-38-76
The task of the National Accounts Department is to develop methodological principles and to conduct and coordinate developments and analyses in the scope of national accounts system, fiscal notification of debt and government and local government deficit, investments and fixed assets in the national economy, international comparisons of GDP and purchasing power parity of currencies and presenting their results.
Macroeconomic Studies and Finance Statistics Department
Director Mirosław BŁAŻEJ
Deputy director Krystyna STRZELECKA
tel. +48 22 608-37-73, fax +48 22 608-30-51
The task of the Macroeconomic and Finance Studies Department is to conduct research in the field of macroeconomic, socio-economic and situation and prosperity, taking into account regional, sectoral and international conditions, as well as the public finance sector, institutions and the financial market; develop and prepare for issuing publications and analyses regarding the results of research in these areas, conduct research and development, initiate, program, develop methodologies and coordinate the work of units of public statistics services in the field of these surveys.
Spatial and Environmental Surveys Department
Director Dominika ROGALIŃSKA
Deputy director Wiesława DOMAŃSKA
Deputy director Joanna HAUSMAN-CZERWIŃSKA
tel. +48 22 608-31-16, fax +48 22 608-38-84
The task of the Spatial and Environmental Surveys Department is to initiate and program methodology, research and development and experimental work in the field of regional statistics, conduct spatial research nationwide, develop and prepare collective studies and regional analyses, including spatial ones, coordinate the work of units of public statistics services in area of regional research and initiate research and development, program and conduct methodological work, coordinate research and develop and publish research results and statistical analyses on the condition, threat and protection of environment, water management, economic aspects of environmental protection, environmental economic accounts, and initiate, coordinate, determine the direction of development and methodological work, and develop and publish research results in the field of forestry and hunting statistics.
Demographic Surveys Department
Director Dorota SZAŁTYS
Deputy director Anna WYSOCKA
tel. +48 22 608-32-26
The task of the Demographic Surveys Department is to initiate, program, develop methodologies and coordinate surveys in the areas of: demography, migration of people, households and families, ethnic and religious structure of Polish residents, develop demographic forecasts and develop and publish survey results and statistical analyses in these areas.
Social Surveys Department
Director Piotr ŁYSOŃ
Deputy director Małgorzata ŻYRA
tel. +48 22 608-31-22, fax +48 22 608-31-82
The task of the Social Surveys Department is to initiate, program and conduct surveys, methodological studies and statistical analyses as well as publish research results and statistical analyses in terms of quality and conditions of life, health statistics, culture, national heritage, tourism, social assistance and family, childcare, crime, justice, the social economy, social capital and social services.
Labour Market Department
Director Agnieszka ZGIERSKA
Deputy director Hanna STRZELECKA
tel. +48 22 608-31-21, fax +48 22 608-38-72
The task of the Labour Market Department is to initiate, program, develop methodology and coordinate surveys in the field of labour resources, demand for labour, economic activity of population, employment, unemployment, wages and labour costs, as well as to develop and publish survey results and statistical analyses in these areas.
Trade and Services Department
Director Ewa ADACH-STANKIEWICZ
Deputy director Agnieszka MATULSKA-BACHURA
Deputy director Dorota TUREK
tel. +48 22 608-31-24, fax +48 22 608-38-61
The Trade and Services Department is responsible for initiating, programming and conducting methodological work, coordinating research and developing and publishing results of statistical surveys and analysis regarding commercial and catering activities, business relations with foreign countries, municipal infrastructure and housing, business services, real estate transactions and prices: consumer, of producers in the field of industrial and construction activities, services in agriculture, import and export, real estate and land, as well as natural gas and electricity, as well as initiating work in the field of data sources modernisation through their diversification and integration.
Director Katarzyna WALKOWSKA
Deputy director Aneta PŁATEK
Deputy director Joanna ŚLEPOWROŃSKA
tel. +48 22 608-31-25, fax +48 22 608-38-64
The task of the Enterprises Department is to initiate and conduct methodological work, initiate, program, conduct and develop statistical surveys as well as to develop and publish research results and statistical analyses, including multifaceted ones, on the economic effects of the non-financial enterprises sector, including entities with foreign capital and enterprise groups , as well as investment activities and the state of fixed assets of enterprises, material effects of industrial activities, fuel, energy and material management, as well as international cooperation in this area and methodology development, conduct research and publish results regarding finances of cultural institutions.
Director Artur ŁĄCZYŃSKI
Deputy director Barbara DOMASZEWICZ
tel. +48 22 608-31-28, fax +48 22 608-38-65
The task of the Agriculture Department is to program and to conduct methodological work, coordination of research and development and publication of results of surveys and statistical analyses in the field of production resources of agriculture, crop production, animal production, purchase of agricultural products, balance of agricultural products, supply of agricultural production measures , economic accounts of agriculture, food security at the level of primary production, the economic/market situation in agriculture and non-agricultural activity related to the agricultural farm.
International Cooperation Department
Director Olga ŚWIERKOT-STRUŻEWSKA
Deputy director Barbara JAROSIŃSKA
tel. +48 22 608-31-10, fax +48 22 608-38-70
The task of the International Cooperation Department is to organise and coordinate cooperation between units of public statistics services within the European Statistical System, as well as with statistical offices of countries outside the European Union and with international organisations.
Education and Communication Department
Director Emilia ANDRZEJCZAK
Deputy director Michał KOWALCZYK
Deputy director - the Spokesperson for the President of Statistics Poland Karolina DAWIDZIUK
tel. +48 22 608-31-12, fax +48 22 608-38-60
The task of the Department of Education and Communication is the statistical education, dissemination, sharing and popularisation of statistical information, including that announced under existing legal acts and international obligations, coordination of activity of statistical offices in the provision of information and statistical education, and participation in work to use modern methods of access to statistical information.
Administration and Budget Department
Director Małgorzata SOŁTYSZEWSKA
Deputy director Ewa REJNIAK
Department of statistics Chief Accountant Agnieszka PIETROŃ
Chief Accountant of Statistics Poland Jadwiga NISZCZOTA
tel. +48 22 608-32-98, fax +48 22 608-31-89
The task of the Administration and Budget Department is to ensure the fulfillment of the tasks of the principal financial manager, calculate statistical research costs, financial and accounting service of the Statistics Poland and organisation of public procurement in Statistics Poland, manage contracts and monitor their implementation, for contracts concluded for the needs of Departments of Statistics Poland – conducting cases involving housing economy and administration of buildings at the disposal of Statistics Poland, including security, technical and economic services, administrative service, records and management of property, as well as conducting social affairs.
Organisation and Personnel Office
Director Katarzyna PISAŃSKA-BOROWSKA
Deputy director Anna BORSUKIEWICZ–BABIŃSKA
tel. +48 22 608-31-49, fax +48 22 608-38-51
The task of the Organisation and Personnel Office is to conduct matters resulting from the competence of the Civil Service Director of Statistics Poland in terms of ensuring continuity and organisation of work of Statistics Poland, including: preparation of drafts organisational regulations, internal regulations of departments, organisation of staff recruitment, handling issues in the scope of descriptions and evaluation of positions, coordinate the process of preparing employee evaluations in Statistics Poland, staff service and conduct cases in the field of work discipline, examine training needs, conduct work in the field of preparing a human resources management programme in Statistics Poland, ensure health and safety at work in Statistics Poland and carry out tasks connected with the implementation of crisis management procedures.