Chives, Charente-Maritime

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Chives
Chives is located in France
Chives
Chives
Coordinates: 45°57′32″N 0°07′33″W / 45.9589°N 0.1258°W / 45.9589; -0.1258Coordinates: 45°57′32″N 0°07′33″W / 45.9589°N 0.1258°W / 45.9589; -0.1258
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Saint-Jean-d'Angély
Canton Aulnay
Intercommunality canton d'Aulnay-de-Saintonge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Protteau
Area1 20.66 km2 (7.98 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 371
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17105 / 17510
Elevation 82–142 m (269–466 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.

Chives is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 960 —    
1800 885 −7.8%
1806 852 −3.7%
1821 972 +14.1%
1831 1,128 +16.0%
1836 1,055 −6.5%
1841 1,038 −1.6%
1846 1,047 +0.9%
1851 1,012 −3.3%
1856 970 −4.2%
1861 1,011 +4.2%
1866 998 −1.3%
1872 963 −3.5%
1876 948 −1.6%
1881 915 −3.5%
1886 952 +4.0%
1891 863 −9.3%
1896 858 −0.6%
1901 818 −4.7%
1906 762 −6.8%
1911 759 −0.4%
1921 694 −8.6%
1926 682 −1.7%
1931 681 −0.1%
1936 689 +1.2%
1946 649 −5.8%
1954 640 −1.4%
1962 566 −11.6%
1968 502 −11.3%
1975 444 −11.6%
1982 457 +2.9%
1990 424 −7.2%
1999 378 −10.8%
2008 371 −1.9%

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