France: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 46.26577 / longitude: 2.2072

General information


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Mont-Saint-Michel and its Bay, Chartres Cathedral, Palace and Park of Versailles, Vézelay, Church and Hill, Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the Vézère Valley. Interesting food you need to try here: Crêpe, Pot-au-feu, Macaron, Bisque.


The sign for the local currency is € (EUR). In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 4.70€ (that corresponds to $4.82 USD). In 2021 the GDP was $2,957,879,759,263 USD, which ranks it number 7 in the world.


Around 66,790,000 people live in this country, or 0.9% of all people on earth. 41.70 years is the median age in this country and the birth growth rate is at 0.31%.


551,695 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: Paris, Toulouse, Rennes, Quimper, Dunkerque. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: French. The capital of this country is Paris and the country has a border with Andorra, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Spain, Switzerland.


You can find famous universities here like PSL University, Paris-Saclay University, Sorbonne University, Paris City University, Institut Polytechnique de Paris. The average length of time residents spend in school is 16 years (including tertiary education).

Good to know

Check out for more information about this nation. Telephone numbers begin with +33, the country's websites have the domain name ".fr", the ISO code is FR


ISO code FR
Capital Paris
Population 66,790,000
World percentage 0.9%
Median age 41.70 years
Population growth rate 0.31%
Main cities
Spoken languages French
GDP (2021) $2,957,879,759,263
GDP position #7
Big Mac local price 4.70€
Big Mac USD price $4.82
Currency code EUR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 16 years
National dish Crêpe, Pot-au-feu, Macaron, Bisque
TLD .fr
Phone prefix +33


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