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Ile-de-France Europe : Ile de France Representation to the EU

The Territory

Ile-de-France, an exceptional territory

Key figures

8 County Councils:

Paris, Seine-et-Marne, Yvelines, Essonne, Hauts-de-Seine,

Seine-Saint-Denis, Val-de-Marne, Val d’Oise

1 282 Towns

12 072 km2 including 80% of agricultural,

rural and forests lands

A young and active population

11.6 million inhabitants that is 20% of the French population

and 2,45% of the EU population

22.5% of the French working population

56.8% of the population is under 40 years

600 000 students

85 000 apprentices

A powerful and attractive economic and cultural place

700 000 companies

5,5 million jobs

8 clusters

Regional GDP: 28,3% of the national GDP et 5% of the European

GDP (501 billion euros)

The 1st worldwide touristic destination attracting

82 millions of tourists a year

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