France in the Eurovision Song Contest
Number of participations: 63Debut: 1956 - Switzerland (Lugano)Recent: 2017 - Ukraine (Kyiv)
Songs sent by France
Showing the points France has received - click here to switch to see the points given.
Showing the points France has given - click here to switch to see the points received.
France has given the most sets of 12 points (8) to Turkey. The most sets of 12 points (4) have been received from Austria, Switzerland and The Netherlands.
|12 Points Given||12 Points Received|
|8 times to Turkey||4 times from Austria|
|6 times to Belgium||4 times from The Netherlands|
|5 times to Armenia||4 times from Switzerland|
|5 times to Portugal||3 times from Finland|
|5 times to the United Kingdom||3 times from Germany|
|3 times to Serbia||3 times from Luxembourg|
|3 times to Sweden||3 times from Norway|
|Twice to Denmark||3 times from Portugal|
|Twice to Israel||3 times from Yugoslavia|
|Twice to Luxembourg||Twice from Greece|
|Twice to The Netherlands||Twice from Israel|
|Twice to Spain||Twice from Monaco|
|Once to Austria||Once from Belgium|
|Once to Cyprus||Once from Bosnia & Herzegovina|
|Once to Germany||Once from Denmark|
|Once to Italy||Once from Estonia|
|Once to Poland||Once from Iceland|
|Once to Switzerland||Once from Ireland|
|Once from Italy|
|Once from Poland|
|Once from Russia|
Successes and failures of France
The following chart shows the results of France in all editions of the Eurovision Song Contest that France has participated in. The blocks represent the number of participants in each contest. The worm line shows the results of France in each contest. A lower plot point means a better result. Hover over each plot point for detailed information.
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All songs awarded points by France
You can see all the songs that France gave points to on a separate page here. It is too big to list here.
Contests hosted by France
France has hosted the Eurovision Song Contest 3 times: