French Guiana


Currency

The official currency of French Guiana is Euro. As an integral part of France, French Guiana is part of the European Union and the Eurozone.

Capital

Cayenne

Location

French Guiana is located in South America.


French Guiana Location

Population

Estimated population (2013): 250,109

Flag


French Guiana Flag

Economy

French Guiana has a close economic ties to France through subsidies and imports. The main economic avtivities in French Guiana are the French space center, fishing, and forestry.
French Guiana is heavily dependent on imports of food and energy and has a high unemployment rate.