MARIGOT – Unemployment on the French side increased by 1.8 percent over the past three months. Currently, 4,660 people are without a job. In July, unemployment among young job seekers (below 25 years of age) jumped by 17.1 percent. In the category 50 years and older unemployment went up in July 1.2 percent compared to the previous month and 4.1 percent compared to a year ago.
Source: Today SXM Almost 5,000 unemployed on the French side