The decline is minimal compared to the spectacular gains in April and march. The number of unemployed decreased by 3.3 % in may, 150 000 registered in class A in the least, a decrease due to the return of job seekers to the reduced activity (categories B and C) with the déconfinement, according to figures from the Pôle emploi published Thursday.
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This number, however, remains at a very high level of 4,426 million after increases of 22.6% in April and 7.1% in march. In total, the number of categories A, B and C has continued to increase, by 1% to 6.125 million, its highest level in history. The drop in class for all age groups : the under 25-year (- 1.1 %), 25-49 years (- 3.6 %) and 50 years or older (3.6 per cent). Greater among men (- 3.9 percent) than among women (- 2,6 %), it has been more marked in the regions then in the green area than in those in the red zone.
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"The people in interim or short term contract which had been fairly quickly demobilized the previous months appear to have been remobilisées just as quickly," says-t-on of the Dares. The entries following a end of contract (- 17.5 %) and an end of mission period (- 47.5 %) of them can join their level of February, after having been very high in march and April. The fact of the part-time unemployment benefit, the registration for the dismissal remain low and are even declining.
On the other hand, the first entries with the employment have to increase significantly (+ 70 %), after having declined sharply in march and April, some people who have no doubt, given the situation, delayed their entry into the labour market. In the end, the entries A, B and C are still higher than the outputs that remain "at a particularly low level" despite a rebound of 30 %.p> Updated Date: 25 June 2020, 07:33