Commana

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Commana
Kommanna
Mougau Gallery grave
Mougau Gallery grave
Commana is located in France
Commana
Commana
Coordinates: 48°24′51″N 3°57′10″W / 48.4142°N 3.9528°W / 48.4142; -3.9528Coordinates: 48°24′51″N 3°57′10″W / 48.4142°N 3.9528°W / 48.4142; -3.9528
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Morlaix
Canton Sizun
Intercommunality Pays de Landivisiau
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Francis Estrabaud
Area1 39.90 km2 (15.41 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,064
 • Density 27/km2 (69/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29038 / 29450
Elevation 104–372 m (341–1,220 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.

Commana (Breton: Kommanna) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Commana are called in French Commanéens.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,664 —    
1800 2,045 −23.2%
1806 2,332 +14.0%
1821 2,457 +5.4%
1831 2,670 +8.7%
1836 2,691 +0.8%
1841 2,881 +7.1%
1846 2,976 +3.3%
1851 2,781 −6.6%
1856 2,712 −2.5%
1861 2,763 +1.9%
1866 2,660 −3.7%
1872 2,645 −0.6%
1876 2,634 −0.4%
1881 2,546 −3.3%
1886 2,622 +3.0%
1891 2,625 +0.1%
1896 2,593 −1.2%
1901 2,608 +0.6%
1906 2,557 −2.0%
1911 2,414 −5.6%
1921 2,064 −14.5%
1926 2,035 −1.4%
1931 1,933 −5.0%
1936 1,849 −4.3%
1946 1,655 −10.5%
1954 1,480 −10.6%
1962 1,462 −1.2%
1968 1,370 −6.3%
1975 1,263 −7.8%
1982 1,153 −8.7%
1990 1,061 −8.0%
1999 988 −6.9%
2008 1,064 +7.7%

Breton language[edit]

In 2009, 45.1% of primary-school children attended bilingual schools.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (French) Ofis ar Brezhoneg: Enseignement bilingue

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