Le Gua, Charente-Maritime

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Le Gua
Le Gua.jpg
Coat of arms of Le Gua
Coat of arms
Le Gua is located in France
Le Gua
Le Gua
Coordinates: 45°43′34″N 0°56′37″W / 45.7261°N 0.9436°W / 45.7261; -0.9436Coordinates: 45°43′34″N 0°56′37″W / 45.7261°N 0.9436°W / 45.7261; -0.9436
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Charente-Maritime
Arrondissement Rochefort
Canton Marennes
Intercommunality Bassin de Marennes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacky Vernoux
Area1 36.09 km2 (13.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,023
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 17185 / 17600
Elevation 0–32 m (0–105 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,583 —    
1800 1,634 +3.2%
1806 1,221 −25.3%
1821 1,543 +26.4%
1831 2,815 +82.4%
1836 2,056 −27.0%
1841 2,074 +0.9%
1846 2,097 +1.1%
1851 2,080 −0.8%
1856 2,064 −0.8%
1861 2,114 +2.4%
1866 2,026 −4.2%
1872 1,881 −7.2%
1876 1,841 −2.1%
1881 1,876 +1.9%
1886 1,891 +0.8%
1891 1,759 −7.0%
1896 1,652 −6.1%
1901 1,556 −5.8%
1906 1,590 +2.2%
1911 1,545 −2.8%
1921 1,344 −13.0%
1926 1,377 +2.5%
1931 1,339 −2.8%
1936 1,279 −4.5%
1946 1,222 −4.5%
1954 1,381 +13.0%
1962 1,434 +3.8%
1968 1,513 +5.5%
1975 1,395 −7.8%
1982 1,491 +6.9%
1990 1,689 +13.3%
1999 185 −89.0%
2008 2,023 +993.5%

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