Country information of France

France
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Capital
Paris

Geography France

Continent:
Europe
Country:
France
Size:
547.026 km²
Coordinates:
46 00 Nord, 2 00 Ost
Height:
Lowest point : Rhone River delta -2 m
Highest point : Mont Blanc 4,807 m
Location:
Western Europe, bordering the Bay of Biscay and English Channel, between Belgium and Spain, southeast of the UK; bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Italy and Spain

Population France

Population count:
60.424.213
Languages:
French

Economy France

Currency:
euro (EUR) note: on 1 January 1999, the European Monetary Union introduced the euro as a common currency to be used by financial institutions of member countries; on 1 January 2002, the euro became the sole currency for everyday transactions within the member countries
Currency symbol:
EUR

Miscellaneous France

Car registration plate:
F
Internet sign / top-level domain:
.fr