French payroll employment in the private sector declined by 119.4 thousand or 0.6 percent to 19.13 million in the second quarter of 2020, the lowest level since the first quarter of 2017, a flash estimate showed. In the so-called "non-agricultural market" field, which includes industry, construction and market services, payroll employment fell by 0.6 percent after a 2.8 percent decline in the previous quarter. That was equivalent to a 3.4 percent drop over the semester, the the largest half-year decline since the series began. Employment in agriculture slumped by 4.4 percent, after a 1.4 percent fall in the previous period. Temporary employment rebounded 23.1 percent after an historic drop of 40.4 percent in the previous quarter.
Nonfarm Payrolls Private in France averaged 15143.99 Thousand from 1970 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 19745.70 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2019 and a record low of 12409.60 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 1970. This page provides - France Nonfarm Payrolls Private- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. France Payroll Employment in the Private Sector - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2020. source: INSEE, France
Nonfarm Payrolls Private in France is expected to be 16850.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Nonfarm Payrolls Private in France to stand at 16600.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Payroll Employment in the Private Sector is projected to trend around 16950.00 Thousand in 2021 and 18050.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.