Guilers

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Guilers
Gwiler-Leon
Guilers is located in France
Guilers
Guilers
Coordinates: 48°25′31″N 4°33′24″W / 48.4253°N 4.5567°W / 48.4253; -4.5567Coordinates: 48°25′31″N 4°33′24″W / 48.4253°N 4.5567°W / 48.4253; -4.5567
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Finistère
Arrondissement Brest
Canton Brest-Cavale-Blanche-Bohars-Guilers
Intercommunality Brest Métropole Océane
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre Ogor
Area
 • Land1 18.98 km2 (7.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 7,350
 • Population2 density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 29069 / 29820
Elevation 0–96 m (0–315 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.

Guilers (Breton: Gwiler-Leon) is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants of Guilers are called in French Guilériens.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,200 —    
1800 1,175 −2.1%
1806 1,184 +0.8%
1821 1,231 +4.0%
1831 1,281 +4.1%
1836 1,437 +12.2%
1841 1,451 +1.0%
1846 1,556 +7.2%
1851 1,667 +7.1%
1856 1,702 +2.1%
1861 1,751 +2.9%
1866 1,802 +2.9%
1872 1,734 −3.8%
1876 1,748 +0.8%
1881 1,594 −8.8%
1886 2,105 +32.1%
1891 1,910 −9.3%
1896 1,821 −4.7%
1901 1,917 +5.3%
1906 2,206 +15.1%
1911 2,188 −0.8%
1921 1,982 −9.4%
1926 1,996 +0.7%
1931 2,008 +0.6%
1936 2,053 +2.2%
1946 1,968 −4.1%
1954 2,161 +9.8%
1962 1,846 −14.6%
1968 1,879 +1.8%
1975 4,678 +149.0%
1982 6,686 +42.9%
1990 6,785 +1.5%
1999 6,948 +2.4%
2008 7,350 +5.8%

Breton language[edit]

In 2008, 7.02% of primary-school children attended bilingual schools.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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