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A few facts on France and its language
French is a Romance language descended from Latin and a member of the Italic branch of the Indo-European language group. Around 98 million people in the world speak French as a native language living principally in France, Belgium, Switzerland, Canada, and parts of Africa and the Caribbean. France also has four overseas departments Martinique, Reunion, French Guyana and Guadaloupe.
France has the sixth largest economy in the world and is the most visited country, receiving 82 million foreign tourists annually. France is one of the founding members of the European Union, and has the largest land area of all members. France is also a founding member of the United Nations. France is a nuclear power with 78% of its electricity produced this way making France the smallest producer of Carbon dioxide among the world’s seven most industrialised nations.
France is the leading agricultural producer and exporter of the European Union and has a large aerospace industry most notably through the giant European consortium Airbus. Well known French brands are Renault, Peugeot, Citroen, Givenchy, Chanel, Yves St Laurent, Lancome, Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, Moet et Chandon, Dom Perignon, Courvoisier, Evian, Perrier among many. Famous French names include Jean-Paul Sartre, Moliere, Napoleon Bonaparte, Louis Pasteur, Victor Hugo, Claude-Achille Debussy, Claude Monet, Gerard Depardieu, Marion Cotillard, Francois Mitterand and Nicolas Sarkozy.