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France is a country in Western Europe.
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Territory

547,557 km²
0.4% of worldwide

France is located in Europe, more specifically in the Western Europe region. Paris is the capital. The area of the country is 547,557 km², which is 0.4% of worldwide terrority.

Some of the largest cities are: Montpellier, Rennes, Reims, Angers, Grenoble.

Population

65,129,728 people
0.8% of worldwide

The population is 65,129,728 which is 0.8% of worldwide. The density is about 119 ppl/km². The average net migration is 36,527 which is 0.1% of population.

Politics

The political regime is classified as an authoritarian regime.

The leader of the country is President Emmanuel Macron.

Economics

$2,761,633,000,000 GDP
3.2% of worldwide

The total GDP of the country is $2,761,633,000,000 which is 3.2% of worldwide. The GDP per capita is $42,402 and the GDP per km² is $5,043,553.
It is a large market with high buying power.

Media

The freedom of press is high.

Internet adoption is at 84%. There is a remaining 10,583,581 people to connect to the Internet.

Ecology

Fossil CO2 Emissions: 338 (Mt CO2/yr), which is 0.9% of worldwide.

Conflicts

Military has nuclear weapons. The country is part of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.

Art

The country is the host of museums: The Louvre (Paris).

Some living artists from that country: Alain de La Bourdonnaye, Alain Kirili, Alain Resnais, Alexandre Singh, Ammar Eloueini, André Minaux, André Téchiné, Anne Lacaton, Anne Poirier, Annette Messager.

Education

Some universities from that country: Sciences Po, École Nationale d’Administration, Paris Nanterre University, École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, École Polytechnique.

Sites

The country is the host of 41 Unesco Heritage Sites.

Sport

Formula 1 drivers from that country: Esteban Ocon, Pierre Gasly, Romain Grosjean.

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Last updated: 21.04.2020
Category: Geographies
Source: Artazar