Total Population (million): 61.707073
Annual growth rate: 0.2698841%
Urban population: 76.92%
Ethnic Origins: A mix of Celtic and Latin peoples with North African,
African and Asian minorities.
Official Language: French
Other languages spoken: The regional languages (Breton, Corsican,
Catalan, etc.) are only spoken locally and by a minority of French
Business language: According to the type of company contacted, its
geographical location and sector of activity, it may be difficult to
find someone who speaks English.
Religion: Catholics 62%, Protestants 1%, Jews 1%, Muslims 6%, No
Area: 551500 kmÂ²
Type of State: Republic, parliamentary democracy combined with
Type of economy: High-income economy, OECD member, G8 member
The world's leading tourist destination.
To call from France, dial 00
To call in France, dial 33
Internet suffix: .fr
Telephone lines: 55.82
Internet users: 49.57
Access to electricity: n.c.