France Long Term Unemployment Rate  1992-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Long Term Unemployment Rate in France increased to 4.20 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 4 percent in the second quarter of 2017. Long Term Unemployment Rate in France averaged 3.65 percent from 1992 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 5 percent in the first quarter of 1997 and a record low of 2.40 percent in the fourth quarter of 2008.

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France Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.70 9.50 10.70 7.20 percent [+]
Employed Persons 27950.40 27892.70 27950.40 19530.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 3483.60 3475.60 3579.50 1976.90 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 65.10 65.30 65.30 63.50 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.20 4.00 5.00 2.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 22.00 22.50 25.70 14.50 percent [+]
Labour Costs 107.40 107.30 107.40 39.00 Index Points [+]
Productivity 113.38 112.82 113.38 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 116.60 116.10 116.60 72.70 Index Points [+]
Wage Growth 0.30 0.50 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 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 71.90 72.00 72.00 69.50 percent [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 8.00 -64.80 74.40 -64.80 Thousand [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 19223.10 19193.30 19223.10 12409.60 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 4965.70 4812.70 4965.70 3802.00 Thousand [+]
Living Wage Family 1700.00 1660.00 1700.00 1610.00 EUR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1030.00 980.00 1030.00 930.00 EUR/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 3160.00 3420.00 3420.00 3160.00 EUR/Month [+]
Employment Change 0.20 0.30 0.70 -0.50 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 21667.30 21337.90 21711.50 18337.00 Thousand [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1630.00 1570.00 1630.00 1510.00 EUR/Month [+]


France Long Term Unemployment Rate

In France, the long term unemployment rate refers to the share of unemployed persons since 12 months or more in the total number of active persons (those who are either employed or unemployed) in the labour market. This page provides the latest reported value for - France Long Term Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Long Term Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.20 4.00 5.00 2.40 1992 - 2017 percent Quarterly




long term unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 7.90 Jun/17
Italy 6.60 Jun/17
Euro Area 4.40 Jun/17
France 4.20 Sep/17
Turkey 2.20 Jun/17
Netherlands 2.00 Jun/17
Germany 1.60 Jun/17
Switzerland 1.60 Jun/17
Japan 1.30 Dec/14
United Kingdom 1.10 Jun/17
United States 1.08 Sep/17