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France - Economic overview

Contents extracted from the comprehensive atlas of international trade by Export Entreprises

General economic indicators

GDP (billions USD)2.572.792.612.742.86
GDP (annual % change, constant prices)221
GDP per capita40.9444.1441.2242.9944.73
General government balance-6-5-4-2-2
Inflation rate22211
Current account (billions USD)-34-49-57-43-45
Current account (annual % change)-1-2-2-2-2
Unemployment rate1111111


Value added (annual % change)6-66-6-
Value added (in % of GDP)2222-
Value added (in % of total employment)3333-


Value added (annual % change)-711-1-
Value added (in % of GDP)19191919-
Value added (in % of total employment)23222222-


Value added (annual % change)-2221-
Value added (in % of GDP)79797979-
Value added (in % of total employment)74747575-

Exchange Rate

Exchange Rate11111

Foreign trade in figures

Imports of goods560.08609.65720.03674.41680.67
Exports of goods484.57523.46596.47568.92579.65
Imports of services126167.22190.93173.99188.08
Exports of services141.97195.31234.4215.51233.29
Imports of goods and services (annual % change)-195-1-
Growth rate of exports of goods and services (in %)-12952-
Trade Balance-49.92-63.33-93.52-76.07-
Current account-51.86-
Share of foreign trade in GDP49535757-
Share of imports of goods and services in GDP252833-
Share of exports of goods and services in GDP23262727-

Exchanged goods

FDI in figures

FDI inward flow64.18424.21933.62738.54725.093
FDI stock904.661.038.9051.053.956956.2451.094.961
Performance Index*, ranking on 141 economies40/18152/18173/18177/181
Potential Index**, ranking on 141 economies18/141--11/177
Number of Greenfield investments***1.1041.005844829709
FDI (in % of GFCF****)115775
FDI (in % of GDP)324413439
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