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

France, with a population of 67,842,582 people, it is ranked at 21º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 124 people per km2.

It's capital is Paris and its currency is Euros

France is the 7º largest economy by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 2,821,899 millions of euros (3,329,379 millions of dollars), ( 112.8% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €41,595 euros per inhabitant$49,075 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in France was on January of 2023 and it was 6%.

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 0.903 points in 2021, leaving it in 28th place in the table of 191 countries published.

If the reason to visit France are business, you must know it's in the 33th 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
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2022Q49,952K
Annual GDP [+]2021€2,500,870M
Annual GDP [+]2021$2,957,425M
GDP per capita [+]2021€36,660
GDP per capita [+]2021$45,188
Quarterly GDP [+]2022Q4€675,144M
Debt (M.€.) [+]20212,821,899
Debt ($M) [+]20213,329,379
Debt (%GDP) [+]2021112.80%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€41,595
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$49,075
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-163,325
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-190,163
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-6.50%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20211,476,678.0
Expenditure ($M) [+]20211,746,433.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018127,929.8
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2018151,147.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20189.72%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2020238,079.9
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2020271,934.9
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201715.47%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202046,000.0
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202053,207.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20203.24%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202159.00%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€21,766
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$25,742
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€1,897
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$2,331
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2020€3,523
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2020$4,024
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€678
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$836
Moody's Rating [+]12/02/2022Aa2
S&P Rating [+]12/02/2022AA
Fitch Rating [+]05/15/2020AA
Corruption Index [+]202272
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201915º
Fragile States Index [+]201832.2
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018105º
Innovation Ranking [+]201816º
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20227.1%
Unemployment rate [+]2022Q37.3%
Unemployed [+]2022Q32,253K
NMW [+]2023$1,823.1
NMW [+]2023€1,709.3
Average Wage [+]2021$47,274
Average Wage [+]2021€39,971
Human Capital Ranking [+]201726º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/02/20230.9101
10-Year Bond Yield [+]02/02/20232.50%
Risk Premium [+]02/02/202343
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]02/02/202310.70%
CPI (overall index) [+]January 20236.0%
HICP [+]January 20237.0%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 202220.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]12/21/20222.50%
Doing Business [+]202033º
IPI Year on Year [+]November 20220.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20221,529,035
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 202228.40
Motor vehicle production [+]20201,316,371
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2020664.30
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202146.7%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201420.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202155.6%
Annual arrivals [+]201889,322,000
Exports [+]2021€494,948.8M
Exports [+]2021$585,035.9M
Exports % GDP [+]202119.79%
Imports [+]2021€605,254.5M
Imports [+]2021$714,302.8M
Imports % GDP [+]202124.20%
Trade balance [+]2021€-110,305.7M
Trade balance [+]2021$-129,267.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-4.41%
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 20220.7%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201516º
Density [+]2021124
Global Peace Ranking [+]202265º
Crude divorce rate [+]20161.90‰
Remittance received ($M) [+]201725,372.4
% Immigrant [+]201912.35%
% Emigrant [+]20193.40%
Birth Rate [+]202110.90‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201721,758.0
Crude death rate [+]20219.70‰
Fertility Rate [+]20201.83
Crude marriage rate [+]20202.30‰
% risk of poverty [+]202114.4%
Population [+]202167,842,582
Immigrant stock [+]20198,334,875
Emigrant stock [+]20192,296,534
HDI [+]20210.903
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202215º
Life expectancy [+]202182.50
Suicides [+]20209,002
Suicide rate [+]202013.31
Number of homicides [+]2020879
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20201.35
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20214.58
Annual crude oil production [+]202113
Crude Oil Reserves [+]202161.7
Consumption GWh [+]2021447,447
Generation GWh [+]2021530,418
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/01/2023165,327
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/01/202339,733,692
Fully vaccinated [+]01/31/202353,155,138
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/01/20232,436.92
Doses administered [+]01/31/2023154,130,496