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Strasbourg
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting : residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once
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UTC+1
UTC+01:00 is a time offset that adds 1 hour to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time is used in: * Central European Time
Central European Time
* West Africa Time
West Africa Time
* Western European Summer Time * British Summer Time
British Summer Time
* Irish Standard Time * Romance Standard Time (Microsoft Windows Control panel) * Swatch Internet Time
Swatch Internet Time
* EVE Online
EVE Online
In ISO 8601 the associated time would be written as 2017-08-08T12:06:10+01:00
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Cantons Of France
(incl. overseas regions ) Departments (incl. overseas departments ) Arrondissements Cantons Intercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d\'agglomération Communauté de communes Communes Associated communes Municipal arrondissements Others in Overseas France
Overseas France
Overseas collectivities Sui generis collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island
Clipperton Island
The CANTONS OF FRANCE are territorial subdivisions of the French Republic's arrondissements and departments . Apart from their role as organizational units in certain aspects of the administration of public services and justice, the chief purpose of the cantons today is to serve as constituencies for the election of the members of the representative assembly (General Council) in each department
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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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Time Zone
A TIME ZONE is a region of the globe that observes a uniform standard time for legal , commercial , and social purposes. Time
Time
zones tend to follow the boundaries of countries and their subdivisions because it is convenient for areas in close commercial or other communication to keep the same time . Most of the time zones on land are offset from Coordinated Universal Time
Time
(UTC) by a whole number of hours ( UTC−12 to UTC+14), but a few zones are offset by 30 or 45 minutes (e.g. Newfoundland Standard Time is UTC−03:30, Nepal
Nepal
Standard Time
Time
is UTC+05:45, and Indian Standard Time
Time
is UTC+05:30). Some higher latitude and temperate zone countries use daylight saving time for part of the year, typically by adjusting local clock time by an hour. Many land time zones are skewed toward the west of the corresponding nautical time zones
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Arrondissements Of France
(incl. overseas regions ) Departments (incl. overseas departments ) Arrondissements Cantons Intercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d\'agglomération Communauté de communes Communes Associated communes Municipal arrondissements Others in Overseas France Overseas collectivities Sui generis collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island An ARRONDISSEMENT (French pronunciation: ​ ) is a level of administrative division in France . As of 2016 , the 101 French departments were divided into 334 arrondissements (including 12 overseas). The capital of an arrondissement is called a subprefecture . When an arrondissement contains the prefecture (capital) of the department, that prefecture is the capital of the arrondissement, acting both as a prefecture and as a subprefecture
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Socialist Party (France)
The SOCIALIST PARTY (French : Parti socialiste , PS) is a social-democratic political party in France
France
, and the largest party of the French centre-left . The PS used to be one of the two major political parties in the French Fifth Republic, along with the Republicans . The Socialist Party replaced the earlier French Section of the Workers\' International (SFIO) in 1969, and is currently led by First Secretary Jean-Christophe Cambadélis . The PS is a member of the Party of European Socialists
Party of European Socialists
(PES), the Socialist International (SI) and the Progressive Alliance . The PS first won power in 1981, when its candidate François Mitterrand was elected President of France
President of France
in the 1981 presidential election . Under Mitterrand, the party achieved a governing majority in the National Assembly from 1981 to 1986 and again from 1988 to 1993
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Central European Summer Time
CENTRAL EUROPEAN SUMMER TIME (CEST), sometime referred also as Central European Daylight Time (CEDT), is the standard clock time observed during the period of summer daylight-saving in those European countries which observe Central European Time
Central European Time
(UTC+1 ) during the other part of the year. It corresponds to UTC+2
UTC+2
, which makes it the same as Central Africa Time , South African Standard Time and Kaliningrad Time in Russia
Russia
. CONTENTS * 1 Names * 2 Period of observation * 3 Usage * 4 See also * 5 References NAMESOther names which have been applied to Central European Summer Time are Middle European Summer Time
European Summer Time
(MEST), Central European Daylight Saving Time (CEDT), and Bravo Time (after the second letter of the NATO phonetic alphabet
NATO phonetic alphabet
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Daylight Saving Time
DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME (abbreviated DST), commonly referred to as DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME in speech, and known as SUMMER TIME in some countries, is the practice of advancing clocks during summer months so that evening daylight lasts longer, while sacrificing normal sunrise times. Typically, regions that use daylight saving time adjust clocks forward one hour close to the start of spring and adjust them backward in the autumn to standard time. George Hudson proposed the idea of daylight saving in 1895. The German Empire
German Empire
and Austria-Hungary
Austria-Hungary
organized the first nationwide implementation, starting on April 30, 1916. Many countries have used it at various times since then, particularly since the energy crisis of the 1970s . DST is generally not observed near the equator, where sunrise times do not vary enough to justify it
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UTC+2
UTC+02:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of +02. In ISO 8601 the associated time would be written as 2017-08-09T10:11:53+02:00
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Upper Alsace
UPPER ALSACE (southern Alsace
Alsace
) was a landgraviate of the Holy Roman Empire centred on Ensisheim and Landser , north of the County of Ferrette (Pfirt). The counts of Habsburg ruled the territory from the 1130s down to its cession to France in the 17th century. Albert III, Count of Habsburg , received the landgraviate of Upper Alsace
Alsace
from the Emperor Frederick I in 1186. Frederick's son, Duke Frederick V , was his lord with the title of Duke of Aslace (Elisatiae dux). On 9 May 1469, Duke Charles the Bold
Charles the Bold
of Burgundy acquired the landgraviate of Upper Alsace
Alsace
and the county of Ferrette for 50,000 Rhenish florins . At the time of its purchase, the landgraviate was heavily mortgaged and pawned. Landser was mortgaged to Thüring von Hallwill for 7,000 florins
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Population Without Double Counting
POPULATION WITHOUT DOUBLE COUNTING is an English translation of the French phrase POPULATION SANS DOUBLES COMPTES . In France
France
, for the purposes of the census , the INSEE has defined several population indicators that allow people who live in more than one place to be counted in each place, to study and keep count of population movement. So each commune in France
France
does not have only one figure for the population, but several; for example students may be counted both where they study and where they live when not studying. A parallel may be drawn to English laws that allow students to register and vote in local elections in more than one place. CONTENTS * 1 Statistical view * 2 Legal aspects * 3 Notes and references * 4 External links STATISTICAL VIEWThe figures given by INSEE for a particular commune are : Population municipale a count of the people who live in a house, flat etc
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Telephone Numbers In France
The FRENCH TELEPHONE NUMBERING PLAN is not only used for metropolitan France
France
but also for the French overseas departments and some overseas collectivities . The plan uses a ten-digit closed numbering scheme , where the first two digits denote the area: * 01 Île-de-France * 02 Northwest France * 03 Northeast France * 04 Southeast France * 05 Southwest France * 06 AND 07 Mobile phone services * 08 Freephone (numéro vert) and shared-cost services. * 09 Non-geographic number (used by Voice over IP
Voice over IP
services, formerly 087 numbers)All geographic numbers are dialed in the ten-digit format, even for local calls. The international access code also changed from 19 to the International Telecommunication Union
International Telecommunication Union
's recommended 00, bringing France
France
into line with many other countries
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INSEE Code
The INSEE CODE is a numerical indexing code used by the French National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) to identify various entities, including communes , départements . They are also used as national identification numbers given to people. CONTENTS * 1 Created under Vichy * 2 National identification numbers * 3 History * 4 SIREN and SIRET codes * 5 Geographical codes * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 External links CREATED UNDER VICHY This article NEEDS ADDITIONAL CITATIONS FOR VERIFICATION . Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources . Unsourced material may be challenged and removed
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Departments Of France
(incl. overseas regions ) Departments (incl. overseas departments ) Arrondissements Cantons Intercommunality Métropole Communauté urbaine Communauté d\'agglomération Communauté de communes Communes Associated communes Municipal arrondissements Others in Overseas France Overseas collectivities Sui generis collectivity Overseas country Overseas territory Clipperton Island In the administrative divisions of France , the DEPARTMENT (French : département, pronounced ) is one of the three levels of government below the national level ("territorial collectivities "), between the administrative regions and the commune . There are 97 departments in metropolitan France , and 5 overseas departments , which are also classified as regions
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Prefectures Of France
A PREFECTURE (French : PRéFECTURE) in France
France
may refer to: * the Chef-lieu de département, the town in which the administration of a department is located; * the Chef-lieu de région, the town in which the administration of a region is located; * the jurisdiction of a prefecture; * the official residence or headquarters of a prefect .CONTENTS * 1 Role of prefecture in departments * 2 Paris
Paris
* 3 Divisions of departments * 4 See also ROLE OF PREFECTURE IN DEPARTMENTSThere are 101 prefectures in France, one for each department. The official in charge is the prefect (French : préfet)
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