General Information

Capital: Paris

 

Major Cities: Lyon, Marseilles, Bordeaux

 

Official Language: French

 

Time Zone : GMT+1 World Time Clock

 

Currency : Euro (EUR) Free Currency Calculator

 

Population: 65,073,482 (Jan 2009 )

 

Median Age: 39 years

 

Growth Rate: 0.588%

 

Net migration rate: 1.52/1000 population

 

Life expectancy at birth : 80.59 years

 

GDP per capita: $37,500 (USD)