Overview

Geographical situation:

  • Superficie: 550.000 km2

Government

  • Republic of France
  • President: François Hollande ► see site
  • Prime Minister: Jean Marc Ayrault ► see site
  • Capital: Paris
  • National day: 14th of July (Bastille day)
  • Symbol: its blue-white-red flag

Economy

  • Currency: Euro (€)
  • PIB: 2.978.000 Millions $
  • PIB/hab: 32.700 $
  • Growth rate: 1,3% (2007)
  • Unemployment rate: 9,1%(2009)

Population

  • Population (2011): 65 millions inhabitants

Languages

  • French

Religions

France implemented in 1919 the separation between Religion and State. A laic country promoting liberty in religion practice, France has a strong christian inheritage and is open to all Great Religions.

More information on France:

More key figures: Statistics
France Guide the official french tourism website

 

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