Sri Lankans in France refer to residents and citizens of Sri Lankan ancestry, who were born in or immigrated to France legally and illegally. The estimated population of Sri Lankans in France is from 120,000 - 150,000.
Since the Sri Lankan Civil War the issue of illegal Sri Lankan immigration is a topic of concern for France.
The Sri Lankan population in France is estimated at approximately 120,000 - 150,000
The Sri Lankan Diaspora have created a number of associations which organise Sri Lankan festivals, cultural functions and sports events for the Sri Lankan community.