Population: 65.7 million
Official Language: French
Religions: Roman Catholic, Muslim, Protestant
Energy is one of the biggest sectors in France. Over 70% of its energy, however, is nuclear, so France will strive to change to renewable energy in the coming years. Leading companies include electricity company EDF and solar energy company Engie.
The manufacturing industry in France is worth billions of euros. As the home of Renault and Peugeot, it manufactures millions of car parts and 6 million cars every year. France is also one of the four founding countries of Airbus and the Airbus headquarters is based in Toulouse.
France is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, with approximately 80 million visitors per year. Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris is also the second busiest airport in Europe. France aims to reach 100 million tourists by 2020.