Population in cities of more than 1 million reached 15.2 mil in 2017 in France, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.520 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population in cities of more than 1 million in France reached an all time high of 15.2 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 10.1 mil in 1960. When compared to France's main peers, population in cities of more than 1 million in Belgium amounted to 3.06 mil, 7.89 mil in Germany, 11.3 mil in Italy and 11.8 mil in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 24th within the group of 121 countries we follow in terms of population in cities of more than 1 million, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The population in urban agglomerations of more than one million is the country's population living in metropolitan areas that have a population of more than one million people.