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Complete details about France in Europe with capital city Paris

Country NameFrance (France)
Country CodeFRA
Capital CityParis
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year843
Surface Area551500.0
Life Expectancy78.8 years
GNP1424285.0 (old 1392448.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic     (2.5%)
French [official]     (93.6%)
Italian     (0.4%)
Portuguese     (1.2%)
Spanish     (0.4%)
Turkish     (0.4%)

Major Cities

Paris, Île-de-France     (population 2125246)
Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte     (population 798430)
Lyon, Rhône-Alpes     (population 445452)
Toulouse, Midi-Pyrénées     (population 390350)
Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte     (population 342738)
Nantes, Pays de la Loire     (population 270251)
Strasbourg, Alsace     (population 264115)
Montpellier, Languedoc-Roussillon     (population 225392)
Bordeaux, Aquitaine     (population 215363)
Rennes, Haute-Normandie     (population 206229)
Le Havre, Champagne-Ardenne     (population 190905)
Reims, Nord-Pas-de-Calais     (population 187206)
Lille, Rhône-Alpes     (population 184657)
St-Étienne, Bretagne     (population 180210)
Toulon, Provence-Alpes-Côte     (population 160639)
Grenoble, Rhône-Alpes     (population 153317)
Angers, Pays de la Loire     (population 151279)
Dijon, Bourgogne     (population 149867)
Brest, Bretagne     (population 149634)
Le Mans, Pays de la Loire     (population 146105)
Clermont-Ferrand, Auvergne     (population 137140)
Amiens, Picardie     (population 135501)
Aix-en-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte     (population 134222)
Limoges, Limousin     (population 133968)
Nîmes, Languedoc-Roussillon     (population 133424)
Tours, Centre     (population 132820)
Villeurbanne, Rhône-Alpes     (population 124215)
Metz, Lorraine     (population 123776)
Besançon, Franche-Comté     (population 117733)
Caen, Basse-Normandie     (population 113987)
Orléans, Centre     (population 113126)
Mulhouse, Alsace     (population 110359)
Rouen, Haute-Normandie     (population 106592)
Boulogne-Billancourt, Île-de-France     (population 106367)
Perpignan, Languedoc-Roussillon     (population 105115)
Nancy, Lorraine     (population 103605)
Roubaix, Nord-Pas-de-Calais     (population 96984)
Argenteuil, Île-de-France     (population 93961)
Tourcoing, Nord-Pas-de-Calais     (population 93540)
Montreuil, Île-de-France     (population 90674)

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From @Guideposts on Wed Jun 19 21:00:26 EDT 2019 K. T. Robbins returned to France to commemorate the anniversary of D-Day, not expecting to get a second chance at l?
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From @dennisdturner on Wed Jun 19 21:00:22 EDT 2019 Dad, Franklin D. Turner, was 89 in this pic in front of the house he was born in/1925. He departed this world 4 yrs?
From @CBCToronto on Wed Jun 19 21:00:22 EDT 2019 France has the least confidence of any country in the world in the safety and effectiveness of vaccines, with a thi?
From @bobyM75 on Wed Jun 19 21:00:22 EDT 2019 RT @mamad_packm: Ville de merde la plus sale de France, club qui se fait souiller par tout le monde, sans la plage Marseille c?est Beauvais?
From @OGayCorral on Wed Jun 19 21:00:22 EDT 2019 @PHXGTR @Stu2the21B @donald10a @KamalaHarris Not so needless as many stadiums in France have sold out for group gam?
From @MiaMagdalena on Wed Jun 19 21:00:19 EDT 2019 Homaygahd. How embarrassing. The doctored photo was uncovered by global news agency Agence France-Presse?s fact-c?
From @MorganWeiss1300 on Wed Jun 19 21:00:18 EDT 2019 RT @_i_talia_: South Jersey: the only place where you can get stuck in between 2 tractors, a Maserati, a group of middle-aged men who think?
From @CareComfortHome on Wed Jun 19 21:00:18 EDT 2019 Before coming to France for the D-Day commemorations this year, K.T. Robbins had one wish, to meet with his French?
From @LostElision on Wed Jun 19 21:00:17 EDT 2019 Alerte : la France est championne d'Europe des abandons d'animaux :
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