French payroll employment in the private sector declined by 497.4 thousand, or 2.5 percent, to 19.25 million in the first quarter of 2020, the lowest level since the third quarter of 2017, as net private job creation in market services tumbled by 464.7 thousand (vs +71.9 thousand in Q4) while that in non-market services declined by 13.5 thousand (vs +11.6 thousand in Q4). Employment in manufacturing was down by 12.1 thousand (vs +0.7 thousand in Q4) and that in agriculture fell by 1.4 thousand (vs +0.5 thousand in Q4). Also, the employment in construction dropped by 5.6 thousand (vs +11.7 thousand in Q4). Year-on-year, private payroll employment decreased by 317.2 thousand, or 1.6 percent.
Nonfarm Payrolls Private in France averaged 15124.07 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.