France is a wealthy country with a large-sized economy, located in Western Europe. France has the world’s 5th largest economy by nominal GDP.
As of 2013 , France had a population of 63.66 million people, at a population density of 119.96 persons per square kilometer. Per the World Bank, 13.74% of France’s population is rural and 86.26% is urban. 18.26% of the population is under the age of fifteen, and 17.47% of the population is over the age of 65. France's population grew by 0.50% in 2006. Net immigration to France in 2012 was 649,998 people.
According to the IMF1, in 2013, France’s GDP was USD 2,737.36 billion. France's GDP grew at 0.27% in 2019. Current GDP per capita, in purchasing power-adjusted dollar terms, is USD 31,274.00.
The most recent figure for inflation in France, as measured by the change in consumer price index, was 1.96% in 2012, versus 2.12% in 2011. The unemployment rate in France in Mar-2014 was 10.70%, versus 10.90% in Feb-2014.
France's economy is predominantly services-based. Agriculture accounts for 1.97% of GDP and employs 2.90% of the population. Manufacturing and industry accounts for 19.06% of GDP and employs 21.70% of the population. The service sector accounts for 79.17% of the GDP and employs 74.90% of the population.
France's government revenue, in 2019, was 52.72% of GDP while its government spending was 52.72% of GDP. France's government debt, as of 2013, is 87.62% of GDP.
France's currency is the Euro (EUR). The latest exchange rate, as of 23-Jul-2014, is 0.74 EUR per 1 USD.
France is considered by the World Bank to be "politcally stable
" Life expectancy at birth is 82.57 years. 5.00% of France's population is under-nourished, while 48.03% of its male population and 36.91% of its female population is overweight. 25.00% of the population smokes. France spends $4,260.18per capita (USD PPP) on healthcare, and has 7.24 nurses per 1000 people, according to the WHO.
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Growth, employment, inflation, markets, trade, government finance and other economic data for France.
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France unemployment data includes the unemployment rates, labour participation rates, youth unemployment rates and various other unemployment statistics.
Detailed topic page: France GDP Growth
France economic growth data includes gross domestic product for France, real GDP, and various other indicators and breakdowns measuring change in market value of goods and services in France.
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France asset markets data includes exchange rates, lending and stock market indexes.
Detailed topic page: France Inflation
France inflation data includes the consumer price index for France, the GDP deflator, and various indexes measuring the cost of living.
Government finances data for France includes government spending, government revenue and government debt in France.
Detailed topic page: France Demography Data
Population, births and deaths, health and disease, education and other demographic data for France
Population, births and deaths, health and disease, education and other demographic data for France.
Detailed topic page: France Health Data
Disease and mortality statistics, healthcare systems, immunization rates and other health data for France.
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Enrolment levels, teacher ratios, school funding, graduation rates and other education data for France.
Detailed topic page: France Society Data
Health, politics, culture, quality of life, sex, family and other society data for France.
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Detailed topic page: France Banking
Various EONIA and EUIRBOR Rates from the Bank of France
Detailed topic page: France Economic Outlook
Surveys of opinions on economy and economic future in France.
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Industrial production, new construction and inventories data for France.
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New businesses, bankruptcies and investments in France.
Detailed topic page: France Trade
Imports, exports and trade balance data for France.
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