The number of people registered as out of work in mainland France fell by 148.3 thousand from the previous month to 4.167 million in May of 2020 as people who remain partly active in the labour market were reclassified under a broader definition of being out of work. Still, it is the second-highest number on record Unemployment among people aged 25 to 49 decreased by 98.2 thousand to 2.495 million, and that among young people went down by 8.2 thousand to 0.620 million. Also, unemployment among those aged 50 or more dropped by 41.9 thousand to 1.053 million. Compared with the same month of the previous year, registered jobless advanced by 788.5 thousand.
Unemployed Persons in France averaged 2908.35 Thousand from 1996 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 4315.70 Thousand in April of 2020 and a record low of 1975.40 Thousand in February of 2008. This page provides the latest reported value for - Unemployed Persons - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Unemployed Persons - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020. source: DARES, France
Unemployed Persons in France is expected to be 4250.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in France to stand at 4180.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 3650.00 Thousand in 2021 and 3250.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.