Population

Population - In 10 years, the population in the Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region has increased slightly with small municipalities experiencing a strong demographic growth.

According to the latest figures published on Monday the region has 5,030,890 inhabitants which is higher than the national average. Since 2012, the Var has experienced the strongest growth: + 0.7%, against + 0.5% for Vaucluse and + 0.4% for Bouches-du-Rhône.

Last local news

French and Riviera News Monday 25th October 2021

A restaurant in Antibes has been evacuated after a pizza oven caught fire. The incident occurred on Sunday lunchtime at the Golden Beef restaurant.... French and Riviera News Monday 25th October 2021 Read More

25/10/2021

Evening Update Friday 22 October 2021

French government spokesperson Gabriel Attal has said that the newly announced inflation allowance will also be paid to "scholarship students and fisc... Evening Update Friday 22 October 2021 Read More

22/10/2021

Lunchtime News Friday 22nd October 2021

According to a survey published today and carried out by Odoxa consulting 62% of French people today believe that the health pass is ultimately a "go... Lunchtime News Friday 22nd October 2021 Read More

22/10/2021

French and Riviera News Friday 22nd October 2021

Speaking on French television on Thursday evening Prime Minister Jean Castex has promised a "compensation of 100 euros for those who earn less than 2,... French and Riviera News Friday 22nd October 2021 Read More

22/10/2021

Evening Update Thursday 21 October 2021

Northern areas of France are gradually getting back to normal after the storm which affected the area last night and early this morning. Gusts of 175 ... Evening Update Thursday 21 October 2021 Read More

21/10/2021