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Protection & Enforcement of IPRs in St. Pierre and Miquelon

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Territorial Collectivity of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon
Collectivité d'outre-mer de Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon
"A Mare Labor" (Latin)
("From the Sea, Work")
Location of Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Location of Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Sovereign state France
Cession from the United Kingdom30 May 1814
Current status28 March 2003
and largest city
46°49′30″N 56°16′30″W / 46.82500°N 56.27500°W / 46.82500; -56.27500
Official languagesFrench
  • Saint-Pierrais
  • Miquelonnais
  • Pierrian
GovernmentDevolved parliamentary dependency
Emmanuel Macron
• Prefect
Thierry Devimeux
Stéphane Lenormand
LegislatureTerritorial Council
French Parliament
• Senate
1 senator (of 377)
1 seat (of 577)
• Total
242 km2 (93 sq mi)
• Water (%)
Highest elevation
240 m (790 ft)
• 2017 estimate
5,997[1] (not ranked)
• 2016 census
• Density
25/km2 (64.7/sq mi) (not ranked)
GDP (PPP)2004 estimate
• Total
€161.1 million[3]
• Per capita
Time zoneUTC– 03:00
 • Summer (DST)
UTC– 02:00
Driving sideright
Calling code+508
ISO 3166 code
Internet TLD.pm

St. Pierre and Miquelon

Saint Pierre and Miquelon, officially the Territorial Collectivity of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, is a self-governing territorial overseas collectivity of France in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean near the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It is the only remaining vestige of French sovereignty in North America. Its residents are French citizens; the collectivity is a full member of the National Assembly and participates in senatorial and presidential elections. It covers 242 km2 (93 sq mi) of land and shores and has a population of 6,008 as of the March 2016 census.