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France

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Capital
Paris
Population
59,551,227 (July 2001 est.)
Area
547,030 sq km, slightly less than twice the size of Colorado
Government
Republic
Money
French franc (FRF); euro (EUR)
Climate
Generally cool winters and mild summers, but mild winters and hot summers along the Mediterranean; occasional strong, cold, dry, north-to-northwesterly wind known as mistral
Languages
French 100%, rapidly declining regional dialects and languages (Provencal, Breton, Alsatian, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Flemish)

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Fast Facts Resources
Wikipedia
CIA World Factbook:  Egypt
France.com