France: Land area
(measure: sq. km; Source: Food and Agriculture Organization)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
France: Land area in sq. km: For that indicator, Food and Agriculture Organization provides data for France from 1961 to 2018. The average value for France during that period was 547569 sq. km with a minumum of 547557 sq. km in 2005 and a maximum of 547867 sq. km in 2003. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Land area is a country's total area, excluding area under inland water bodies, national claims to continental shelf, and exclusive economic zones. In most cases the definition of inland water bodies includes major rivers and lakes.