Languedoc-Roussillon and Midi-Pyrenees merged into a single region on 1st January 2016.
The data of this site mainly concerns the former Midi-Pyrenees region and is currently being updated.
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Attractiveness

"The land is fertile here. Ideas circulate and come to fruition here. People smile here because they are aware of their strong points. Midi-Pyrenees, in its authenticity and creativity, is not only the largest region in France, but it is also unique; driven by the love of challenges and encounters; open to the world. Welcome to Midi-Pyrenees. Welcome to south-west France."
Martin Malvy
Former Minister
President of Midi-Pyrenees Region

Midi-Pyrenees, the 2nd most attractive region in France

  • 32,000 new residents per year
  • 3rd French region for international investment
  • 4 competitiveness clusters, including a global one
  • Toulouse, the city with the highest growth rate in France

A region and a city acclaimed every year in opinion polls

  • Trendeo (2012): Midi-Pyrenees in the top four of the most job-creating regions
  • APEC (2012): Midi-Pyrenees ranked 2nd in France for its attractiveness and quality of life by young professionals and graduates
  • Le Journal des Entreprises (2012): leading city for its economic dynamism, job-creation, management jobs, housing and third city for per capita GDP.
  • www.letudiant.fr (2012): Best city to study in

A region with a strong international culture