French Guiana
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French Guiana
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GIAGUFFGGUFGF.gf254?FRAEUR978?-3

EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
ITU code : International Communication Union.
FIPS code (FIPS 10-4) : intended for general use throughout the US Government.
ISO codes : International Organization for Standardization.




French Guiana - Physical geography

Area : 90 000 Km2

Min. Height : 0 m (Atlantic Ocean)
Max. Height : 851 m (Mt Bellevue de l'Infini)


French Guiana - Climate
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Temperatures ░C (degrees Celsius) in Cayenne
Rainfall (mm) in Cayenne
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French Guiana - People
Nationality : Guianese
Main language(s) : French

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Population (2005) : 189 000 people
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Density : 2.1 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 3.9 children / woman
Life expectancy : 76 years

Main cities :
51 000 people Cayenne (capital)
19 200 people Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
19 000 people Kourou
18 000 people Matoury
15 500 people Remire-Montjoly


French Guiana - Economy
Currency : Euro (EUR) = 100 Cents
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 1.22 US$

GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 1.67 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 8836 dollars


French Guiana - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES :
- Wood
- Rice
- Fishes
- Shrimps
- Gold
OTHER RESOURCES & PRODUCTS (world rank 1997) :
- Rum (4)
SERVICES :
- Satellite launching


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