France jobless rate rises in Q3Staff Writer | November 16, 2017
France's unemployment rate increased in the third quarter, data from the statistical office Insee showed Thursday.
France The youth unemployment rate fell to 22.4%
Meanwhile, the youth unemployment rate, which applies to the 15-24 age group, fell to 22.4% from 23.2% a quarter ago.
In metropolitan France, the unemployment rate rose to 9.4% from 9.2%. The number of unemployed increased by 62,000 to 2.7 million. ■