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Protection & Enforcement of IPRs in French Guiana

French Guiana

Département de la Guyane
Territorial Collectivity of French Guiana
Collectivité territoriale de Guyane  (French)
Cayenne, view from Fort Cépérou
Cayenne, view from Fort Cépérou
Motto(s): 
Fert Aurum Industria
Anthem: "La Marseillaise"
French Guiana in France 2016.svg
Coordinates: 4°N 53°W / 4°N 53°W / 4; -53Coordinates: 4°N 53°W / 4°N 53°W / 4; -53
Country France
PrefectureCayenne
Departments1 (every overseas region consists of a department in itself)
Government
 • PrefectThierry Queffelec[1]
 • President of the AssemblyRodolphe Alexandre (PSG)
Area
 • Total83,534 km2 (32,253 sq mi)
Area rank2nd region and 1st department
Population
 (January 2021)[2]
 • Total294,071
 • Density3.5/km2 (9.1/sq mi)
Demonym(s)French Guianan
French Guianese
Time zoneUTC−03:00 (GFT)
ISO 3166 code
GDP (2019)[3]Ranked 17th
Total€4.35 billion (US$4.87 billion)
Per capita€15,270 (US$17,100)
NUTS RegionFRA
WebsiteTerritorial Collectivity
Prefecture

French Guiana

French Guiana is an overseas department/region and single territorial collectivity of France on the northern Atlantic coast of South America in the Guianas. It borders Brazil to the east and south and Suriname to the west.