On the basis of the level of their national gross monthly minimum wages in PPS, Eurostat categorises Member States in two groups (see Map 2 and Table 2):
Group I: National minimum wages were lower than PPS 1 000 in July 2020: Latvia, Bulgaria, Estonia, Slovakia, Hungary, Czechia, Croatia, Portugal, Romania, Lithuania, Greece and Malta. Their national minimum wages ranged from PPS 547 in Latvia to PPS 890 in Malta;
Group II: National minimum wages were at least PPS 1 000 in July 2020: Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Ireland, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg. Their national minimum wages ranged from PPS 1 008 in Poland to PPS 1 634 in Luxembourg.