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France France: 26,140 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
France is a country in Western Europe.
Population
The population in France totals 64,98 million people therefore ranks 21 among the most populous countries of the world. The fertility rate was 1,98 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of France in the year 2050 will rise to 73,21 million and in the year 2100 to 79,06 million. France has a life expectency of 81,7 years.

Geography
With an area of 549.091 sq. km France has a rank of 48 among all countries in the world. France has a population density of 117,8 people per sq. km (World rank 85). By 2050 the population density will rise to 132,8 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries is 2.889 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 4.853 km.

Economy
The economic strength of France in the year 2014 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 2.829,19 billion US $ and, therefore, is the sixth biggest economy in the world. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 42.736 US $ and is therefore in the upper ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 93,8 % of the GDP, placing France at rank 22 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2013 was 10,4 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code FR
Internet Domain .fr
License plate F
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for France

All datasets for France by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (136)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (469)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,596)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,195)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (707)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (37)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Merchant marine