France Initial Jobless Claims  1996-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of people registered as out of work in mainland France rose by 22.3 thousand, or 0.6 percent, to 3.54 million in August 2017. Initial Jobless Claims in France averaged 1.61 Thousand from 1996 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 74.40 Thousand in February of 2009 and a record low of -63.80 Thousand in July of 1999.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-07-25 04:00 PM Unemployment Benefit Claims -10.9K 22.3K -7.2K
2017-08-24 04:00 PM Unemployment Benefit Claims 34.9K -10.9K -8.4K
2017-09-26 04:00 PM Unemployment Benefit Claims 22.3K 34.9K -12.2K
2017-10-24 04:00 PM Unemployment Benefit Claims 22.3K -16.8K
2017-11-24 05:00 PM Unemployment Benefit Claims 13K
2017-12-27 05:00 PM Unemployment Benefit Claims 11K


France Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.50 9.60 10.70 7.20 percent [+]
Employed Persons 27892.70 27747.60 27892.70 19530.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 3540.40 3518.10 3579.50 1976.90 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 65.30 64.70 65.30 63.50 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.00 4.10 5.00 2.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 23.00 23.10 25.70 14.50 percent [+]
Labour Costs 107.30 106.80 107.30 39.00 Index Points [+]
Productivity 112.82 112.80 112.82 20.64 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 266.40 322.20 363.80 121.10 Thousand [+]
Wages 2957.00 2913.00 2957.00 1751.73 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 116.10 115.40 116.10 72.70 Index Points [+]
Wage Growth 0.50 0.20 1.00 0.10 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 1480.27 1466.62 1480.27 1035.97 EUR/Month [+]
Population 66.99 66.73 66.99 45.46 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.33 65.00 65.33 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.33 65.00 65.33 60.00 [+]
Employment Change 0.30 0.30 0.70 -0.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 16318.70 16227.70 16437.30 12409.60 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 4812.70 4759.00 4937.60 3802.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 72.00 71.40 72.00 69.50 percent [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 22.30 34.90 74.40 -63.80 Thousand [+]
Living Wage Family 1365.70 1418.10 1430.80 1365.70 EUR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1063.20 1097.10 1103.50 1063.20 EUR/Month [+]
Full Time Employment 21337.90 21435.80 21711.50 18337.00 Thousand [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1860.00 1990.00 1990.00 1400.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 3140.00 3090.00 3140.00 2920.00 EUR/Month [+]


France Initial Jobless Claims

In France, unemployment benefit claims refer to the change in number of people claiming unemployment benefits in mainland France. This page provides the latest reported value for - France Initial Jobless Claims - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Initial Jobless Claims - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
22.30 34.90 74.40 -63.80 1996 - 2017 Thousand Monthly




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France 22.30 Aug/17
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