PARIS (Reuters) - French consumer spending rebounded by 0.9 percent in May from April, slightly more than expected, showed data released on Friday by the INSEE statistics agency.
A Reuters poll of economists had forecast on average that spending would have risen by 0.8 percent. Estimates ranged from 0.0 percent to 1.3 percent.
The following is a table of the main figures, which show percentage changes on a month-on-month basis unless otherwise stated:
April May May Y/Y
Total -1.8 0.9 -0.2
Manufactured goods -0.9 0.6 0.3
For full details and data from INSEE: here
Reporting by Michel Rose; Editing by Sudip Kar-Gupta