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French language, literature, and culture resources at IUPUI University Library


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Countries where French is the Official Language

French is an official language in 29 countries, of which:

  represents where French is the only official language: Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, France, Gabon, Guinea, Mali, Monaco, Niger, Republic of the Congo, Senegal, Togo.
   represents where French is the "co-official" alongside one or more other languages: Belgium, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea , Haiti, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Rwanda, Seychelles, Switzerland, Vanuatu.

"Countries where French is an Official Language" By Underlying lk - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

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