The unemployment rate in the first quarter down 0.1 point to 8.7% on May 16, 2019.

Unemployment Rate at its Lowest Level Since 2009

Unemployment fell in the first quarter to 8.7% of the labour force, according to preliminary figures from INSEE published Thursday 16th May, 2019. The unemployment rate is down 0.1 point to 8.7% of the workforce in France (excluding Mayotte) in the fourth quarter of 2018, its lowest level since early 2009 , according to provisional figures from INSEE published Thursday, […]

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Towns affected by poverty in the Pays de la Loire

Châteaubriant, Sablé … Here are the Average Towns Affected by Poverty in the Region

INSEE has studied the living conditions of the inhabitants of 22 medium-sized towns in the Pays de la Loire region. The situation is very contrasted. Is the Pays de la Loire region spared by poverty? This is the overall result of a study published by the National Institute of Statistics and European Studies (INSEE) this Thursday 11th April, 2019. […]

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Unemployment remains stable in France at 9.1 percent

Unemployment Rate Remains Stable in the Third Trimester at 9.1%

EMPLOYMENT: Over one year, the unemployment rate measured by INSEE is down 0.5 points and returns to its level in early 2011  The figure is stable. France had 2.73 million unemployed in the third quarter of 2018, according to provisional data published by INSEE on Tuesday. The unemployment rate thus remains constant at 9.1% of the active population in […]

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Unemployment in France fell by 0.1 percent to 9.1 percent across France

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 […]

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Mortality rates of children in France is stable

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. […]

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Unemployment rate in France should stabalise by mid 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 […]

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The population of France is 66.1 million inhabitants

Population: 66.1 Million Inhabitants in France

Over 66 million people were living in France and in four departments overseas to January 1, 2015, according to figures released Wednesday by the INSEE. La France , excluding Mayotte, had 66,190,280 inhabitants early 2015 , according to INSEE. These figures of “legal people” are up 283 294 inhabitants compared to the data as at 1 January 2014 and […]

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Economic growth reached 0.5 percent according to Insee

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 % […]

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In the first quarter 2017, the unemployment rate was 9.3% of the workforce.

Unemployment: Down 0.4 Percentage Points in the First Quarter to 9.3%

In the first quarter 2017, the unemployment rate was 9.3% of the working population in France and 9.6% in France as a whole. A drop of 0.4 points. INSEE, which measures the indicator according to the standards of the International Labor Office (ILO), recorded 2.7 million unemployed in France, a decrease of 115,000 over the quarter […]

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More than 185,000 jobs created in France in 2016

More than 185,000 Jobs Created in 2016, the Most Since 2007

EMPLOYMENT: The last quarter of 2016 ended well, with 64,400 net jobs created in the non-agricultural market sectors … This is an unprecedented performance since 2007. The French economy created 187,200 jobs , net, in the commercial sector (+ 1.2%) over the full year of 2016, according to final figures from INSEE published Thursday. L’emploi […]

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