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Support and welcome to foreigners

In 2021, there are 7 million immigrants living in France, which corresponds to 10.3% of the total population. 36% of immigrants, or 2.5 million, have acquired French nationality. In terms of the foreign population living in France, there are 5.2 million people, or 7.7% of the total population. It is made up of 0.8 million people born in France of foreign nationality and 4.5 million immigrants who have not acquired French nationality. 1.7 million people were born abroad but of French nationality. By adding up the different cases, 8.7 million people live in France and were born abroad, i.e. 12.8% of the total population.   

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