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

Evening Update Friday 30 October 2020

The French government is calling up 3,500 reserve gendarmes and is mobilizing 3,500 police from the gendarmes and mobile police after the attack in Ni... Evening Update Friday 30 October 2020 Read More

30/10/2020

Lunchtime News Friday 30th October 2020

In the aftermath of the Nice attack which claimed the lives of three people a 47-year-old man has been place in police custody on Thursday evening, Oc... Lunchtime News Friday 30th October 2020 Read More

30/10/2020

French and Riviera News Friday 30th October 2020

France has raised its national security alert to the highest level following the knife attack in Nice on Thursday. Three people were killed in the att... French and Riviera News Friday 30th October 2020 Read More

30/10/2020