The following lists events that will happen during 2015 in Poland .
2015 (MMXV) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2015th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 15th year of the 3rd millennium, the 15th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2010s decade.
Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country located in Central Europe. It is divided into 16 administrative subdivisions, covering an area of 312,696 square kilometres (120,733 sq mi), and has a largely temperate seasonal climate. With a population of approximately 38.5 million people, Poland is the sixth most populous member state of the European Union. Poland's capital and largest metropolis is Warsaw. Other major cities include Kraków, Łódź, Wrocław, Poznań, Gdańsk, and Szczecin.
|President||Bronisław Komorowski||Independent (Supported by the Civic Platform)||Until 6 August 2015|
|Andrzej Duda||Independent (Supported by Law and Justice)||From 6 August 2015|
|Prime Minister||Ewa Kopacz||Civic Platform||Until 16 November 2015|
|Beata Szydło||Law and Justice||From 16 November 2015|
|Marshal of the Sejm||Radosław Sikorski||Civic Platform||Until 23 June 2015|
|Jerzy Wenderlich||Democratic Left Alliance||23 June 2015 - 25 June 2015 (Acting)|
|Małgorzata Kidawa-Błońska||Civic Platform||25 June 2015 - 11 November 2015|
|Marek Kuchciński||Law and Justice||From 12 November 2015|
|Marshal of the Senate||Bogdan Borusewicz||Independent (Supported by the Civic Platform)||Until 11 November 2015|
|Stanisław Karczewski||Law and Justice||From 12 November 2015|
|Candidate||Party||First round||Second round|
|Andrzej Duda||Law and Justice||5,179,092||34.76||8,630,627||51.55|
|Bronisław Komorowski||Independent (endorsed by Civic Platform)||5,031,060||33.77||8,112,311||48.45|
|Adam Jarubas||Polish People's Party||238,761||1.60|
|Janusz Palikot||Your Movement||211,242||1.42|
|Marian Kowalski||National Movement||77,630||0.52|
|Jacek Wilk||Congress of the New Right||68,186||0.46|
|Paweł Tanajno||Direct Democracy||29,785||0.20|
|Source: PKW, PKW|
Bold indicates government parties.
|Law and Justice||Prawo i Sprawiedliwość||Jarosław Kaczyński|
235 / 460
61 / 100
|Civic Platform||Platforma Obywatelska||Ewa Kopacz|
138 / 460
34 / 100
42 / 460
0 / 100
|Modern||Nowoczesna Ryszarda Petru, Nowoczesna||Ryszard Petru|
28 / 460
0 / 100
|United Left||Zjednoczona Lewica||Barbara Nowacka|
0 / 460
0 / 100
|Polish People's Party||Polskie Stronnictwo Ludowe||Janusz Piechociński|
16 / 460
1 / 100
|Coalition for the Renewal of the Republic - Liberty and Hope||Koalicja Odnowy Rzeczypospolitej Wolność i Nadzieja||Janusz Korwin-Mikke|
0 / 460
0 / 100
0 / 460
0 / 100
|German Minority||Mniejszość Niemiecka|
1 / 460
0 / 100
4 / 100
0 / 460
|128,780 (Total)||0.85% (Total)|
0 / 100
|Total and turnout||460||15,200,671||50.92%||100|
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Events during the year 2011 in Poland.
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