Chanay

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Chanay
Chanay is located in France
Chanay
Chanay
Coordinates: 46°00′00″N 5°47′00″E / 46°N 5.7833°E / 46; 5.7833Coordinates: 46°00′00″N 5°47′00″E / 46°N 5.7833°E / 46; 5.7833
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Seyssel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henri Caldairou
Area1 18.10 km2 (6.99 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 610
 • Density 34/km2 (87/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01082 / 01420
Elevation 260–1,184 m (853–3,885 ft)
(avg. 485 m or 1,591 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Chanay is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 532 —    
1800 535 +0.6%
1806 620 +15.9%
1821 623 +0.5%
1831 716 +14.9%
1836 707 −1.3%
1841 737 +4.2%
1846 697 −5.4%
1851 780 +11.9%
1856 668 −14.4%
1861 766 +14.7%
1866 756 −1.3%
1872 700 −7.4%
1876 690 −1.4%
1881 637 −7.7%
1886 616 −3.3%
1891 610 −1.0%
1896 600 −1.6%
1901 582 −3.0%
1906 575 −1.2%
1911 519 −9.7%
1921 553 +6.6%
1926 440 −20.4%
1931 456 +3.6%
1936 481 +5.5%
1946 594 +23.5%
1954 651 +9.6%
1962 499 −23.3%
1968 472 −5.4%
1975 464 −1.7%
1982 426 −8.2%
1990 410 −3.8%
1999 573 +39.8%
2008 610 +6.5%

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