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Colmar France - Photo by Fr Antunes - CC-BY

Population 2002 ......................................................59,765,983
GDP per capita 2002 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$)........... 25,700
GDP 2002 (Purchasing Power Parity, US$ billions)................ 1540
Unemployment.....................................................................9.1%
Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... .4
Labor force (%) ....... .8
 

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Avignon France - Photo by Fr Antunes - CC-BY

Total Area...................................................................211,208 sq. mi.
Poverty (% of population below national poverty line)...... 26
Urban population (% of total population) ............................... 75
Life expectancy at birth (years)..................................................... 78
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................ 5
Access to safe water (% of population) ..................................100
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) .........................................100

Go to France Capital City Paris City Profile - Go to Paris Tourism - To France History

 

Architecture of France __ Excellent click-to-view galleries of the great buildings of France. - illustrated - From Great Buildings Online - http://www.greatbuildings.com/places/france.html

Background Note: France __ A full national profile with French history, culture, French economy, maps and more. - illustrated - From U.S. State Department - http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/3842.htm  


 
Economist.com | Country Briefings: France __ You will find news, France country profile, forecasts, statistics and more, with many click-to-read articles and resources. - From economist.com - http://www.economist.com/countries/France/

Economy of France __ "France is the sixth largest economy in the world in USD exchange-rate terms." an encyclopedic article about the economy of France with links to related materials. - from wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economy_of_France  

Embassy of France in the U.S. __ You will find everything about France from A through Z. An excellent place to begin your studies. Information about France and the UN, geographic and thematic files, news, and more. Searchable. In French and English. - illustrated - From Embassy of France - http://www.info-france-usa.org/ 


 
Flags of France - geography; Flags, Map, Economy, Geography, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, International Agreements, Population, Social Statistics, Political System __ Everything in the title plus much more. - illustrated - From theodora.com - http://www.theodora.com/flags/france_flags.html

France __ "The French wrote the book on la vie en rose and gave the world champagne and camembert, de Beauvoir and Debussy, the Tour de France and the Tour Eiffel. There's a term for their seductive lifestyle - Douce France (Sweet France) and you'll find yourself using it often." - illustrated - From Lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/europe/france/ 

France __ A good overview of France, history, government, statistics and more. - illustrated - From Infoplease - http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0107517.html

France Economy - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate ... __ "France Economy - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, International Agreements, Population, Social Statistics, ..." All that and more too. - illustrated - From photius.com - http://www.photius.com/wfb1999/france/france_economy.html 


 
France: Geography, Maps and Information __ You will find a collection of resources including geography, maps and links to related articles. - From about.com - http://geography.about.com/library/maps/blfrance.htm

france map and map of france information page __ An atlas style page chock-full of various maps, statistics, and general information. - illustrated - From worldatlas.com - http://worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/europe/fr.htm

France Photos __ You will find galleries of click-to-enlarge photo images, pictures of France. - illustrated - From trekearth.com - http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Europe/France/

France Photos, Flag, Map and Travel Information __ You will find several galleries of pictures as well as an 'atlas' style summary with maps and more. - illustrated - From pbase.com - http://www.pbase.com/world/france

France Video Clips __ You will find video clips related to the country. 'Caution' only a portion of the video clips have been reviewed by archaeolink.com. There may be material in others some would find objectionable. - From searchforvideo.com - http://www.searchforvideo.com/countries/france/

French Tourist Office __ Official travel website. You will find all you need to know to plan a business trip or vacation. - illustrated - From French Tourist Office - http://www.francetourism.com/

Maps Of France __ You will find a wide variety of French map resources. Select French maps from MapQuest, Merriam-Webster, Perry-Castaņeda Library Map Collection and others. - From embassyworld.com - http://www.embassyworld.com/maps/Maps_Of_France.html

Pictures of France __ You will find a gallery of beautiful click-to-enlarge photographs of France. - illustrated - From planetware.com - http://www.planetware.com/pictures/france-f.htm

pictures of France at picturesofplaces.com - france pictures ... __ "France pictures including the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral and Seine River in Paris, Bordeaux, Nice, Grenoble, Corsica, Carcassonne, and more!" - illustrated - From picturesofplaces.com - http://www.picturesofplaces.com/Europe/france.html

Primary documents of France __ Online archive of documents important to the history of France. From ancient times to present. - From BYU - http://eudocs.lib.byu.edu/index.php/History_of_France:_Primary_Documents
 
 

 

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