France: Population size
(measure: million; Source: United Nations Population Division)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
France: Population size, in millions: For that indicator, United Nations Population Division provides data for France from 1960 to 2018. The average value for France during that period was 57.85 million with a minumum of 46.62 million in 1960 and a maximum of 66.99 million in 2018. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The population size of France and other countries is defined as the number of people living on the territory of the country. It includes domestic born and foreign born residents.
Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.