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France has a nominal GDP of $2.8 trillion, putting it at 5th in the world, and second largest in Europe. France is the world's second largest agricultural exporter. It is also the world's most popular tourist destination and as such, maintains the third largest income from tourism in the world. Lower-than-expected growth has cut government revenues and increased borrowing costs, causing France's budget deficit to increase from 3.4% to 5.8% of GDP between 2008 and 2011 and its public debt from 68% to 86% of GDP over the same period.

Major France Indicators

Period Value % Chg Prev
Central Banks (View all 1)
France Balance With Eurosystem/Target Jun 2019 -6.975B EUR
Components of GDP (View all 1)
France Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 797.52B USD 7.28%
France Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 31.98% of GDP 3.26%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
France Consumer Price Index Jul 2019 105.11 -0.23%
France Inflation Rate Jul 2019 1.30% -7.14%
Employment (View all 1)
France Unemployment Rate Jun 2019 8.70% 1.16%
France Youth Unemployment Rate Jun 2019 20.10% 0.50%
Energy (View all 1)
France Gas Rig Count Jul 2019 0.00
France Petroleum Products Demand Jun 2019 6.536M mt -1.07%
GDP (View all 1)
France GDP (SCA) Q2 2019 602.80B EUR 0.57%
France Real GDP Growth (SCA) Q2 2019 1.50% 7.14%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
France General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2024 96.20% of GDP -0.82%
House Prices (View all 1)
France House Price Index Q4 2018 126.84 0.77%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
France Long Term Interest Rate Jul 2019 -0.07%
International Transactions (View all 1)
France Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 797.52B USD 7.28%
France Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 31.98% of GDP 3.26%
Monetary (View all 1)
France TARGET Transactions Value Jun 2019 6.107T EUR -3.44%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
France GINI Index (NSA) 2015 32.70 1.24%
Sentiment Surveys (View all 1)
France Consumer Confidence Indicator Jun 2019 -9.30
France Economic Sentiment Indicator Jul 2019 104.10 0.00%
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