President Donald Trump tweeted about the performance of Emanuel Macron; he claimed the following:
The problem is that Emmanuel suffers from a very low Approval Rating in France, 26%, and an unemployment rate of almost 10%. He was just trying to get onto another subject. By the way, there is no country more Nationalist than France, very proud people-and rightfully so!……..
Emanuel has a 26% approval rating.
Fact Check 1: True.
Kantar Public’s poll of October 31, 2018 puts Macron’s approval rating in France at 26%, down from 44% in January. link
Unemployment rate in France is almost 10%
Fact Check 2: True.
The following graph from Trading Economics puts this number into historical perspective.
Link: click to see graph