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    FR ILO unemployment

    Insee
    (Institut nationalde la statistique
    et des ├ętudes ├ęconomiques)
    18, Boulevard Adolphe Pinard
    75675 - Paris cedex 14
    01.41.17.50.50

    Under the ILO-International Labour Organisation criteria, unemployment encompasses a person aged 15 or more who 1) didn t work under the reference week 2) is available for work within 2 weeks 3) who made specific efforts to find an employment or found an employment which starts within 3 months.

    According to ILO criteria the rate of unemployment is the number of reported unemployed in the ILO total active population (active having an employment or unemployed). This is equally determined from the Labour Force Survey.