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France, officially the French Republic, is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The metropolitan area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. Source: Wikipedia

Area of France 551,481.8 km²
Population 64.2 million
Male Population 31,072,066 (48.4%)
Female Population 33,095,596 (51.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +21.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +8.5%
Median Age 39.8 years
Male Median Age 38.3 years
Female Median Age 41.2 years
Timezone Central European Summer Time

Map of France

Population Over Time

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 52,800,159 56,725,362 59,167,269 64,167,726
Population Density 95.7 / km² 102.9 / km² 107.3 / km² 116.4 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Population By Age and Gender

France Population Tree
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 2,011,273 1,923,556 3,934,830
5-9 2,031,614 1,935,619 3,967,234
10-14 1,984,066 1,888,135 3,872,202
15-19 2,048,490 1,954,228 4,002,719
20-24 2,002,226 1,987,403 3,989,629
25-29 1,977,585 2,019,166 3,996,751
30-34 1,998,247 2,027,957 4,026,204
35-39 2,229,957 2,250,234 4,480,191
40-44 2,228,866 2,277,441 4,506,307
45-49 2,185,039 2,261,592 4,446,631
50-54 2,090,264 2,197,488 4,287,752
55-59 2,068,190 2,180,483 4,248,674
60-64 1,784,119 1,884,799 3,668,919
65-69 1,236,320 1,374,152 2,610,472
70-74 1,121,074 1,382,879 2,503,954
75-79 958,730 1,350,474 2,309,204
80-84 663,943 1,125,887 1,789,831
85 Plus 452,062 1,074,104 1,526,166
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 Year Growth %Avg 10 Year Growth
0 4,839,766 n/a n/a
100 5,578,828 1.4% 73,906
200 6,297,628 1.2% 71,880
300 5,582,197 -1.2% -71,543
400 4,866,801 -1.4% -71,539
500 4,627,895 -0.5% -23,890
600 4,386,464 -0.5% -24,143
700 4,628,841 0.5% 24,237
800 4,870,336 0.5% 24,149
900 5,590,120 1.4% 71,978
1000 6,310,022 1.2% 71,990
1100 7,512,611 1.8% 120,258
1200 10,153,938 3.1% 264,132
1300 15,488,660 4.3% 533,472
1400 10,712,665 -3.6% -477,599
1500 14,571,681 3.1% 385,901
1600 17,951,478 2.1% 337,979
1700 21,559,575 1.8% 360,809
1800 27,435,751 2.4% 587,617
1900 40,352,699 3.9% 1,291,694
1910 41,220,787 2.2% 868,088
1920 39,332,729 -4.6% -1,888,058
1930 41,625,146 5.8% 2,292,417
1940 41,403,557 -0.5% -221,589
1950 42,045,727 1.6% 642,170
1960 46,005,408 9.4% 3,959,681
1970 51,205,609 11.3% 5,200,201
1990 56,725,362 5.3% 2,759,876
2000 59,167,269 4.3% 2,441,907
2020 66,059,996 5.7% 3,446,363
2030 69,737,586 5.6% 3,677,590
2040 73,085,630 4.8% 3,348,044
2050 75,852,694 3.8% 2,767,064
2060 78,187,752 3.1% 2,335,058
2070 80,158,051 2.5% 1,970,299
2080 81,706,097 1.9% 1,548,046
2090 82,470,320 0.9% 764,223
2100 82,200,643 -0.3% -269,677
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4
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