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Complete details about France in Europe with capital city Paris

Country NameFrance (France)
Country CodeFRA
Capital CityParis
ContinentEurope
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year843
Population59225700
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 @SajjadAliShah2 on Fri Jun 23 01:09:38 EDT 2017 RT @AFP: ?? President Macron unveils France's new realpolitik for Syria ?? https://t.co/VMVgXabeoG https://t.co/wdkv6mkzTJ
From @LeVeggievore on Fri Jun 23 01:09:38 EDT 2017 @MondeVeggie @Aiekillu @MasterSnakou @nqtv @LeBonSensYT @SPA_Officiel @30millionsdamis @L214 @VeganImpact? https://t.co/JrqDJIQqEV
From @jakherjak on Fri Jun 23 01:09:37 EDT 2017 RT @ClementBrbns: Les flics désabusés... On se sent en sécurité en France https://t.co/wCD8ODKDBC
From @jacque2molay on Fri Jun 23 01:09:37 EDT 2017 RT @Dormez_Dormez: Faudrait vous réveiller aussi en Bretagne !! Quimper. Grève à l'école de Kerjestin pour dénoncer l'incivilité | https?
From @mr_Logan13 on Fri Jun 23 01:09:36 EDT 2017 RT @YdahoYdaho: Tjrs Perso, ce qui nique la France ce sont ces politiques qui la vendent en petit morceaux a des multinationales n'ayant pa?
From @jpaulm08 on Fri Jun 23 01:09:36 EDT 2017 RT @JonRothstein: In 99, the Knicks took a player from France & missed on Ron Artest. Tonight, they did the same & passed on Dennis Smith.?
From @DeboSoLau on Fri Jun 23 01:09:35 EDT 2017 RT @Keezybs: Ptdrr mais vous êtes sûrs que le 77 c'est en Ile-De-France? Regardez comment le renoi est i s o l é. ? https://t.co/OitTT7UA5d
From @Lambdala on Fri Jun 23 01:09:35 EDT 2017 RT @Ant1Adam: Titre malhonnête. Elle n'a été sommée de rien. Il lui a juste été demandé "Pourriez-vous dire Vive la France." Pas vraiment q?
From @RGPMA on Fri Jun 23 01:09:35 EDT 2017 RT @moraimauy: #Provence #France https://t.co/Gxhz9lppLS
From @Jgbrun23 on Fri Jun 23 01:09:33 EDT 2017 RT @Le_Figaro: #BusinessFrance , la nouvelle affaire qui menace le gouvernement https://t.co/AEdR6uNDjG
From @espritdefamille on Fri Jun 23 01:09:32 EDT 2017 RT @RTenfrancais: L' #AFP a-t-elle tenté d'étouffer l'affaire #Ferrand ? Des journalistes maison l'affirment ?? https://t.co/DpqCr80aut htt?
From @Aleidaacruz on Fri Jun 23 01:09:32 EDT 2017 RT @PostingNature: I want to go to the Trampoline Bridge in Paris, France ? https://t.co/wSmLgxwBft
From @Guy_Fournier on Fri Jun 23 01:09:32 EDT 2017 RT @EngageTheRebels: French police try to enter a Muslim no-go zone. It's too late, France, your country is lost. https://t.co/BHyv3DwOkG
From @mr_Logan13 on Fri Jun 23 01:09:31 EDT 2017 RT @YdahoYdaho: Perso, ce qui nique la France, c'est plutôt les milliards entassés dans les paradis fiscaux ..
From @tebalo_trogen on Fri Jun 23 01:09:31 EDT 2017 RT @MusaMoousse: Abelungu will learn French for a 3 month visit to France but refuse to learn any indigenous South African languages.