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France  

France, is a country located at Western Europe, it has an area of 549,087 Km2,

France, with a population of 67,221,943 people, it is ranked at 21º position by population of 196 countries 122 people per km2.

The capital is Paris and its currency is Euros

France is the 6º largest economy by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 2,218,436 millions of euros2,506,167 millions of dollars, ( 97% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 33,002€ euros per inhabitant37,282$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in France was on July of 2018 and it was 2.3%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of France, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.897 points in 2015, leaving it in 21th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit France are business, you must know it's in the 31th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of France, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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France Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2018Q18,675€
Annual GDP [+]20172,291,705M.€
Annual GDP [+]20172,582,501M.$
GDP per capita [+]201734,200€
GDP per capita [+]201738,418$
Quarterly GDP [+]2018Q2584,095M.€
Debt [+]20172,218,436
Debt [+]20172,506,167
Debt (%GDP) [+]201797.00%
Debt Per Capita [+]201733,002€
Debt Per Capita [+]201737,282$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2017-59,341
Deficit (M.$) [+]2017-67,038
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2017-2.60%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20171,291,948.0
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20171,459,513.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013116,297.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013154,319.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20139.66%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017217,528.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017245,741.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.69%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201751,488.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201758,021.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20164.82%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201756.50%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201719,219€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201721,712$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,763€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20132,423$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20173,247€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20173,668$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017768€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017863$
Moody's Rating [+]05/04/2018Aa2
S&P Rating [+]11/08/2013AA
Fitch Rating [+]07/20/2018AA
Corruption Index [+]201770
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201722º
Fragile States Index [+]201533.7
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201695º
Innovation Ranking [+]201715º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]June 20189.2%
Unemployment rate [+]2018Q19.6%
Unemployed [+]2018Q12,866 m.
NMW [+]20181,797.1 $
NMW [+]20181,498.5 €
Average Wage [+]201738,582€
Average Wage [+]201743,586$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201617º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]08/15/20180.8833
10-Year Bond Yield [+]08/16/20180.67%
Risk Premium [+]08/16/201836
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]08/15/2018-0.14%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]July 20182.3%
HICP [+]July 20182.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]June 20183.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%
Business
Doing Business [+]201831º
IPI Year on Year [+]June 20181.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 20172,048,015
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201737.71
Motor vehicle production [+]20172,227,000
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015578.97
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201420.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201755.1%
Trade
Exports [+]2017473,597.9 M.€
Exports [+]2017535,186.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201720.67%
Imports [+]2017552,770.6 M.€
Imports [+]2017624,716.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201724.12%
Trade balance [+]2017-79,172.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-89,529.7 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-3.45%
Retail Sales YoY [+]June 20183.1%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2017122
Population [+]201767,221,943
Immigrant stock [+]20177,902,783
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201624,373.1
% Immigrant [+]201711.76%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201620,779.1
Emigrant stock [+]20172,207,213
% Emigrant [+]20173.28%
HDI [+]20150.897
Global Peace Ranking [+]201861º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201617º
Ranking [+]201516º
Birth Rate [+]201711.40‰
Fertility Rate [+]20161.92
Crude death rate [+]20179.00‰
Life expectancy [+]201682.70
Crude marriage rate [+]20163.50‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20161.90‰
Number of homicides [+]20151,017
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20151.58
% risk of poverty [+]201513.6%
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20165.12