Champagne-Ardenne (French pronunciation: ​[ʃɑ̃paɲ aʁdɛn]) is ane o the 27 regions o Fraunce. It is locatit in the northeast o the kintra, borderin Belgium, an consists o fower depairtments: Aube, Ardennes, Haute-Marne, an Marne. The region is famous for its sparklin white wine (champagne). Its rivers, maist o which flow wast, include the Seine, the Marne, an the Aisne. The Meuse flows north.

Champagne-Ardenne
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Kintra Fraunce
PrefecturChâlons-en-Champagne
Departments
Govrenment
 • PresesJean-Paul Bachy (PS)
Area
 • Total25,606 km2 (9,887 sq mi)
Population
 (2008-01-01)
 • Tot1,334,000
 • Density52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
GDP (2006)[1]Rankit {{{GDP_rank}}}
Tot€35 billion (US${{{GDP_US$}}} bn)
Per capita€26,100 (US${{{GDP_per_capita_US$}}})
NUTS RegionFR2
Wabsteidcr-champagne-ardenne.fr

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  1. "GDP per inhabitant in 2006 ranged from 25% of the EU27 average in Nord-Est in Romania to 336% in Inner London" (PDF). Eurostat.

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Coordinates: 49°00′N 4°30′E / 49.000°N 4.500°E / 49.000; 4.500