There are over 65 million people who live in France. A vast majority of the population is of Native French descent. However, you will find some individuals with heritage from North America, Spain, and Portugal.
The official spoken language is French. English is the second most popularly spoken language. Students in France will study English for a minimum of four years.
More than 90 percent of the French are Roman Catholics, however a small portion of the population practices Protestantism. Approximately 6 percent of the French population does not practice any religion at all.
The currency that is used in France is the French franc.
France is 6 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard time.