The Unemployment Rate Fell by 0.1 points to 9.1% in the Whole of France

The rate of unemployment in the second quarter (-0.1 points), to reach 9.1% in France, according to provisional figures published by INSEE on Tuesday. The unemployment rate calculated according to the standards of the International Labor Office fell to 0.3% in the United States to 8.7% of the active population, a decline which was mainly manifested …

Stable Infant Mortality in France after Decades of Decline

Infant mortality has been stable in France for about ten years, after having fallen sharply throughout the twentieth century. With 3.7 deaths of children under one year per 1000 live births, infant mortality has been stable in France for a decade , after falling sharply throughout the twentieth century, according to a study by ‘INSEE published Monday 25 June 2018. …

The Unemployment Rate should Stabilise at 8.9% by mid-2018, according to INSEE

The unemployment rate should stabilise, according to forecasts published Tuesday by INSEE, which sees the indicator remain at 8.9% of the workforce in France After the sharp drop at the end of 2017, the unemployment rate should stabilize , according to forecasts published Tuesday by INSEE, which sees the indicator remain at 8.9% of the workforce in France (excluding …

Growth Reached 0.5% in the Third Quarter, according to Insee

ESTIMATE: This figure is in line with the forecast published in early October by the National Statistics Institute … Economic growth reached 0.5% in France in the third quarter, thanks to an acceleration in household consumption and a further increase in investment, according to preliminary estimates released Tuesday by INSEE . Le PIB augmente de 0,5 % …

The German Economy Slows but is still Better than France

The German economy has fared better than expected in the second quarter, rising exports and strong government spending and private consumption offset weakness in investment in construction and industry. The gross domestic product (GDP) rose 0.4% over the period April to June after growing 0.7% in premiertrimestre, according to preliminary estimates released Friday by the …

France Growth Forecast: Down 0.2% in Q2

The Bank of France lowered its growth forecast of 0.2% for the second quarter. The Bank of France on Wednesday revised downward its growth forecast for the French economy in the second quarter, to 0.2% against 0.3% previously anticipated.  The Bank of France is based on a monthly survey of leaders companies that anticipate a …