Dignac

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Dignac
Dignac eglise.JPG
Coat of arms of Dignac
Coat of arms
Dignac is located in France
Dignac
Dignac
Coordinates: 45°33′26″N 0°16′52″E / 45.5572°N 0.2811°E / 45.5572; 0.2811Coordinates: 45°33′26″N 0°16′52″E / 45.5572°N 0.2811°E / 45.5572; 0.2811
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente
Arrondissement Angoulême
Canton Villebois-Lavalette
Intercommunality Vallée de l'Échelle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Françoise Delage
Area1 27.66 km2 (10.68 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,298
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 16119 / 16410
Elevation 105–224 m (344–735 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.

Dignac is a commune in the Charente department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 906 —    
1800 519 −42.7%
1806 1,056 +103.5%
1821 1,141 +8.0%
1831 1,145 +0.4%
1841 1,537 +34.2%
1846 1,518 −1.2%
1851 1,659 +9.3%
1856 1,513 −8.8%
1861 1,436 −5.1%
1866 1,401 −2.4%
1872 1,288 −8.1%
1876 1,321 +2.6%
1881 1,244 −5.8%
1886 1,244 +0.0%
1891 1,252 +0.6%
1896 1,126 −10.1%
1901 1,115 −1.0%
1906 1,107 −0.7%
1911 1,052 −5.0%
1921 975 −7.3%
1926 905 −7.2%
1931 850 −6.1%
1936 857 +0.8%
1946 885 +3.3%
1954 851 −3.8%
1962 793 −6.8%
1968 843 +6.3%
1975 896 +6.3%
1982 1,147 +28.0%
1990 1,230 +7.2%
1999 1,281 +4.1%
2008 1,298 +1.3%

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