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French Guiana

Guyane française
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Capital Cayenne
Government Territory of France
Language French (official)
President Rodolphe Alexandre
Area 83,534 sq. kms
Population 300,000 (2020)
Currency euro

French Guiana is a French regular administrative division located in South America, bordered by Suriname and Brazil. It has the status of département and not of territory only.

Rocket launches of the European Space Agency (ESA) take place in French Guiana (near the city of Kourou).