- Private payroll employment in France increased sharply again in the second quarter by 0.5%, after 0.3% the previous quarter.

This was the 11th consecutive quarter of growth.

Year on year, private payroll employment increased by 1.5% (291,900 jobs).

Excluding temporary employment, it increased over the quarter by 0.3% and by 1.0% over the year.

Private employment grew in agriculture by 0.3%.

It was stable in industry and continued to increase in construction by 0.4%.

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