France has a population of about 65.4 million million people and situated in metropolitan France: Europe. It is formally known as French Republic and is also locally known as France. France shares its border with Andorra, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg , Monaco, Spain and Switzerland
The area of France encompasses 551,500 square kilometres and has a metropolitan France: generally cool winters and mild summers, but mild winters and hot summers along the Mediterranean; occasional strong, cold, dry, north-to-northwesterly wind known as mistral climate.
The territory in France is metropolitan France: generally flat plains or gently rolling hills in north and west; remainder is mountainous, especially Pyrenees in south, Alps in east.
French National Anthem
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By having an approximated population of 65.4 million people, France is the 21 most populated nation worldwide.
Language - French 100%, rapidly declining regional dialects (Provenšal, Breton, Alsatian, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Flemish) are spoken in France.
Relegion - The following beliefs are practiced in France: .
Ethinicity - People residing in France identifiy their ethnic background in the following order as:
France is domestically recognized as France and the sort of government it has is Republic.
The capital city of France is Paris and boasts a population of 9.9 million.
The French flag is comprises three equal vertical bands of blue (hoist side), white, and red; known as the "Le drapeau tricolore" (French Tricolor), the origin of the flag dates to 1790 and the French Revolution when the "ancient French color" of white was combined with the blue and red colors of the Parisian militia; the official flag for all French dependent areas and is shown above.
The National symbol of France is Gallic rooster.
The National hymn of France is ""La Marseillaise" ("The Song of Marseille")" which was composed by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle.