- Today, the Brittany region hosts about 3 million people and had a dynamical demographical growth for the last 10 years. A trend which will carry on by 2030.
- Majority of the population lives in the main urban areas such as: Rennes, Brest, Quimper, Lorient, Vannes, Saint-Malo, Saint-Brieuc, Lanester Morbihan, Fougères or Concarneau.
- Located on the west coast of France and composed by 4 departments: Finistère, Côtes d'Armor, Ille et Vilaine and Morbihan, Brittany is the 5th most attractive region of France with moderate and pleasant climate throughout the year, despite of regular rainfall.
|Climate Type||Oceanic and temperate climate.|
|Average temperature||Summer:25°c, Winter:9°c.|
|Average sunshine||2055 hours of sun per year (in Carnac)|
|Average rainfall||128 days of rain equivalent to 760 mm per year (in Carnac)|
|Quantity||Brittany consists of 2 906 197 inhabitants.|
|Population density||107 inhabitants per sq.km compared to the total of France of 108,2 inhabitants per sq.km.|
|Population age range||
In 2005, the average age in Brittany was 40.
Brittany accounts for 744,000 inhabitants under 20. This figures will reach 760,000 by 2030.
23 % of the population is 60 years old or more. This proportion will reach 1 million by 2030.
|Foreigners||More than 32,000 foreign people live in Brittany.|
|Housing in Brittany|
|Housing Stock||Brittany accounts for more than 1.6 million of habitations, including 71 % of detached houses.|
|Second homes||Total number of second homes represents 12% of all housing while primary homes represents 81 % of it.|
|Ownership||Owners hold 2/3 of primary homes in Brittany, the other 1/3 belonging to tenants.|
|Average Property prices||
Finistère: Sale= 1836€/m²Rent= 8,27 €/m²/mth
Côtes d'Armor:Sale= 2079€/m² Rent= 7,22 €/m²/mth
Morbihan: Sale= 2181 €/m² Rent = 9,63 €/m²/mth
Ille et Vilaine:Sale= 2789 €/m² Rent= 10,8€/ m²/mth.
|Urban Areas in Brittany|
|Surface area||Urban areas account for 35% of all Brittany.|
|Regional Capital||The regional's capital of brittany is Rennes with more than 206000 inhabitants.|
|Mains urban areas||Brest(+ 149000 inhabitants),Quimper(+63238 inhabitants).|
|Rural Areas in Brittany|
|Surface area||Rural areas account for 65 % of all Brittany.|
|Mains rural areas||Locquirec (+1300 inhabitants), Prat(+1000 inhabitants).|