France: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 46.26577 / longitude: 2.2072

General information


The local currency (EUR) is represented by the symbol €. In this country a Big Mac is worth 4.70€ (corresponding to $4.82 USD). It is ranked 7# in the world with a GDP of $2,957,879,759,263 USD in 2021.


There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: 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.


You can find famous universities here like PSL University, Paris-Saclay University, Sorbonne University, Paris City University, Institut Polytechnique de Paris. The inhabitants stay 16 years in school (tertiary education included).


This nation's capital is Paris and the country shares a border with Andorra, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Spain, Switzerland. 551,695 km² make up the entire country, a postcode system is employed and the key cities are: Paris, Toulouse, Rennes, Quimper, Dunkerque. The inhabitants speak the following languages: French.


This country represents 0.9% of the world's population with about 66,790,000 individuals. In this country, the median age is 41.70 years and the birth growth rate is around 0.31%.

Good to know

For more information about this country, check Phone numbers start with +33, the country's ISO code is FR, the domain name ".fr" is used by the country's websites


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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