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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 Aug 2021 26.80B EUR -32.16%
Components of GDP (View all 1)
France Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 862.77B USD -2.43%
France Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 32.75% of GDP -0.03%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
France Consumer Price Index Sep 2021 108.16 -0.20%
France Inflation Rate Sep 2021 2.70% 12.50%
Employment (View all 1)
France Unemployment Rate Jul 2021 7.90% -1.25%
France Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2021 19.90% 1.53%
Energy (View all 1)
France Gas Rig Count Sep 2021 0.00
France Petroleum Products Demand Aug 2021 6.232M mt -5.58%
GDP (View all 1)
France GDP (SCA) Q2 2021 609.24B EUR 1.21%
France Real GDP YoY (SCA) Q2 2021 18.70% 1.15K%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
France General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2026 116.9% of GDP 0.52%
House Prices (View all 1)
France House Price Index Q1 2021 141.69 1.26%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
France Long Term Interest Rate Sep 2021 0.04%
International Transactions (View all 1)
France Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 862.77B USD -2.43%
France Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 32.75% of GDP -0.03%
Monetary (View all 1)
France TARGET Transactions Value Sep 2021 7.527T EUR 10.30%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
France GINI Index (NSA) 2018 32.40 2.53%
Sentiment Surveys (View all 1)
France Consumer Confidence Indicator Sep 2021 -3.40
France Economic Sentiment Indicator Aug 2021 111.90 -3.87%
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