France Unemployment Rate:

8.40% for Mar 2020
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France Unemployment Rate is at 8.40%, compared to 7.90% last month and 8.60% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 9.25%.

The France Unemployment Rate measures the total number of employees in France that are a part of the labor force, but are without a job. Unemployment rates can be a good gauge for how the economy is performing in a particular region. Historically, the France Unemployment Rate reached as high as 11% in 1997, due to sluggish growth throughout Europe.

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March 31, 2020 8.40%
Feb. 29, 2020 7.90%
Jan. 31, 2020 8.10%
Dec. 31, 2019 8.20%
Nov. 30, 2019 8.20%
Oct. 31, 2019 8.30%
Sept. 30, 2019 8.40%
Aug. 31, 2019 8.50%
July 31, 2019 8.50%
June 30, 2019 8.50%
May 31, 2019 8.50%
April 30, 2019 8.50%
March 31, 2019 8.60%
Feb. 28, 2019 8.70%
Jan. 31, 2019 8.70%
Dec. 31, 2018 8.80%
Nov. 30, 2018 8.80%
Oct. 31, 2018 8.90%
Sept. 30, 2018 9.00%
Aug. 31, 2018 9.00%
July 31, 2018 9.00%
June 30, 2018 9.00%
May 31, 2018 9.10%
April 30, 2018 9.10%
March 31, 2018 9.20%
   
Feb. 28, 2018 9.20%
Jan. 31, 2018 9.20%
Dec. 31, 2017 9.10%
Nov. 30, 2017 9.00%
Oct. 31, 2017 9.20%
Sept. 30, 2017 9.40%
Aug. 31, 2017 9.60%
July 31, 2017 9.60%
June 30, 2017 9.50%
May 31, 2017 9.50%
April 30, 2017 9.50%
March 31, 2017 9.50%
Feb. 28, 2017 9.60%
Jan. 31, 2017 9.70%
Dec. 31, 2016 9.90%
Nov. 30, 2016 10.00%
Oct. 31, 2016 10.10%
Sept. 30, 2016 10.00%
Aug. 31, 2016 9.90%
July 31, 2016 9.90%
June 30, 2016 10.00%
May 31, 2016 10.10%
April 30, 2016 10.10%
March 31, 2016 10.20%
Feb. 29, 2016 10.30%

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Stats

Last Value 8.40%
Latest Period Mar 2020
Last Updated Apr 30 2020, 05:04 EDT
Next Release Jun 3 2020, 05:00 EDT
Long Term Average 9.25%
Value from 1 Year Ago 8.60%
Change from 1 Year Ago -2.33%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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