Descendants of immigrants by age and country of origin

Descendants of immigrants by country of origin and age in 2018 (in %)
Countryunder age 15ages 15-24ages 25-54age 55 or olderTotal
Portugal 16.6 18.5 61.5 3.4 100.0
Italy 3.0 3.2 35.5 58.3 100.0
Spain 3.7 5.4 44.4 46.5 100.0
Other EU countries 16.4 9.7 24.2 49.6 100.0
Other European countries 30.4 10.5 21.5 37.6 100.0
Algeria 36.6 13.9 43.4 6.2 100.0
Morocco 45.4 20.4 32.6 1.6 100.0
Tunisia 36.8 18.7 38.6 5.8 100.0
Other African countries 57.3 22.6 18.9 1.2 100.0
Turkey 48.1 23.1 23.7 5.1 100.0
Other countries 44.6 24.5 24.5 6.4 100.0
Total 30.9 15.4 34.2 19.5 100.0

Note: The country of origin is the country of birth of the immigrant parent, if there is only one parent who is an immigrant. If both parents are immigrants, the father’s origin is retained by convention.
An immigrant descendant (second generation) is a person born in France, who has at least one parent who is an immigrant.
Coverage: France (excluding Mayotte); descendants of immigrants living in ordinary households.
Source: INSEE, Employment survey 2018.

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Update: February 2020