2019 Eastern Europe Benchmark

"Employee engagement levels within Europe remain consistently strong with 7 in 10 employees engaged."


Culture Amp geography based benchmarks are calculated based on the location of the respondent when the survey was completed. Employees in the Eastern Europe benchmark work for companies headquartered in Eastern Europe as well as other regions around the world. This benchmark is intended to broadly represent employee experience working within Eastern Europe regardless of company HQ, industry or function.

Note that this is an emerging benchmark.

Anatomy of the benchmark:


  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Ukraine
  • Estonia
  • Serbia
  • Bulgaria
  • Hungary
  • Belarus
  • Czech Republic
  • Latvia
  • Greece
  • Croatia
  • Republic of Moldova
  • Republic of Lithuania
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Slovak Republic
  • Czechia
  • Slovenia
  • Cyprus
  • Albania

Response rate:

  • 81% average response rate across all companies
  • Bottom quartile (25th percentile) was 73% participation
  • Top quartile (75th percentile) was 91% participation

Sub industries:

  • Computer Software
  • Internet
  • Information Technology and Services
  • Leisure, Travel & Tourism
  • Financial Services
  • Marketing and Advertising 

Glassdoor ratings:

We have connected the employee feedback data with ratings for each company included in the benchmark to provide the below insights.

  • 3.6/5 stars average overall company rating
  • 69% average CEO approval
  • 69% average recommend to friend

Key Insights and Data for the People Geeks!

How engaged are employees in Eastern Europe?

Insight: Employees in Eastern Europe tend to be more engaged than employees in other regions. Higher engagement scores across Eastern Europe are primarily a function of greater intention to remain at the organization over the longer-term.



Eastern Europe employee engagement scores by percentile

If you are interested in the spread of employee engagement ratings, below are the engagement scores by percentile.

Bottom quartile (25th percentile) 64%
Median (50th percentile) 73%
Top quartile (75th percentile) 83%

Learn more

Gain a deeper understanding of what makes our benchmarks special and learn more about how we calculate our Regional benchmarks here.

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