United Kingdom

Major cities : London (Capital), Birmingham, Leeds, East Riding of Yorkshire and Glasgow.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

United Kingdom Subdivision

United Kingdom Information

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ISO 3166-1GB - GBR - 826
NATO country codeUK - GBR
FIPS 10-4 codeUK
IOC CodeGBR
Continent /
United Kingdom CapitaleLondon
Name of the inhabitantsBritish
Motto
United Kingdom National anthemGod Save the Queen
United Kingdom National Day21 April
United Kingdom Currency Pound sterling (GBP)
United Kingdom 20 % (5 %)
United Kingdom Calling code+44
United Kingdom Country domain code .uk
United Kingdom Vehicle registration plateGBM
Traveling direction Left
Time zone UTC -8:00, -5:00, -4:00, -2:00, +0:00, +1:00
International organizationEuropean Union
United Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Commonwealth of Nations
G8
G20
Union for the Mediterranean

United Kingdom Head of state

QueenÉlisabeth II (1952)
Prime ministerTheresa May (2016)

United Kingdom Religion

List of the main religions practiced in United Kingdom.

  1. Christianity 71 %
  2. Other 25 %
  3. Islam 3 %
  4. Hinduism 1 %

United Kingdom Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of United Kingdom (Inhabitants, population, economy).

City2,276
Area243,820 km² (94,139 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants66,466,000 population (2018) Chart
Population Density 272.6 /km² (706.0 /sq mi)
Length of coastline12,429 km
Perimeter12,790 km
Life expectancy81.2 Year (2015), ♀ : 83.0 Year, ♂ : 79.4 Year
Average years of schooling 13.3 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.922 (2018)
Gross domestic product2,829 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 1.4 %
42,558 US$ per capita
Unemployment4.1 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation2.5 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: AA (Negative, 27 June 2016)
  • Fitch: AA (Negative, 27 June 2016)
  • Moody's: Aa2 (Stable, 22 September 2017)
  • Dagong: A+ (Stable, 0 July 2016)

United Kingdom Chart

Graphs and data of United Kingdom. Choose graph below to display it:

Number of inhabitants, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

United Kingdom Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Coal
  4. Lead
  5. Zinc
  6. Salt
  7. Gold
  8. Tin
  9. Arable land
  10. Chalk
  11. Clay
  12. Silica sand
  13. Limestone
  14. Gypsum
  15. Iron
  16. Potash
  17. Slate

United Kingdom Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Potatoes
  2. Vegetables
  3. Sheep
  4. Cattle
  5. Fish
  6. Poultry
  7. Oilseed
  8. Cereals

United Kingdom Border

United Kingdom's border with 2 other countries. The list of Border countries of United Kingdom below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Ireland Ireland 360 km
  2. Spain Spain 1 km

United Kingdom Map

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United Kingdom Climate

  1. Oceanic climate 99 %
  2. Tropical savanna climate 0.49 %
  3. Monsoon 0.13 %
  4. Tropical savanna climate 0.13 %
  5. Polar climate 0.09 %
  6. Mediterranean climate 0.04 %

United Kingdom Weather (London)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of United Kingdom for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of London).

United Kingdom Electricity

Electrical standard in United Kingdom (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : G
Power socketPower socket : G

United Kingdom Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of United Kingdom classified by annual passenger transit.

London Heathrow AirportGatwick AirportManchester Airport
London Stansted AirportLuton AirportEdinburgh Airport
Birmingham AirportGlasgow AirportBristol Airport

United Kingdom Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in United Kingdom selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel The Cock Inn HotelThe Cock Inn Hotel

Sheering
In the small village of Sheering, this 17th-century coaching inn is just 15 minutes' drive from Stansted Airport, and offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi in a traditional setting... view more
from
£UK 38
Hotel Afan LodgeAfan Lodge

Cymmer
Afan Lodge is a friendly, newly built hotel within its own grounds in the Afan Argoed Country Park. Each room has a view of the spectacular scenery. There is free Wi-Fi and each modern room has air conditioning, flat-screen TV and a DVD player... view more
from
£UK 48
Hotel The Royal Arms HotelThe Royal Arms Hotel

Sutton Cheney
With elegant chalet-style bedrooms and an award-winning restaurant, The Royal Arms Hotel has leafy gardens and free parking. Set in Leicestershire countryside, the hotel is 15 minutes’ drive from Nuneaton... view more
from
£UK 40
Hotel Heatherwood LodgeHeatherwood Lodge
Dornoch
Just outside Dornoch, Heatherwood Lodge is a 2-bedroom self-catering chalet on Scotland’s north east coast. Close to Dornoch’s award-winning beach, this dog-friendly destination in Heatherwood Park has free parking... view more
from
£UK 53
Hotel Middleton HotelMiddleton Hotel

Blackpool
This small, charming family-run hotel prides itself on offering a warm, friendly welcome; clean, comfortable accommodation; great-value prices; and a quiet and yet convenient location... view more
from
£UK 45
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United Kingdom Nuclear power plant

Dungeness Nuclear Power StationHartlepool Nuclear Power StationHeysham nuclear power station
Hinkley Point B Nuclear Power StationHunterston B nuclear power stationOldbury Nuclear Power Station
Sizewell Nuclear Power PlantTorness Nuclear Power StationWylfa Nuclear Power Station

United Kingdom Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of United Kingdom and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 28Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 263295291849
WinterParticipation : 23Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 1141631
TotalParticipation : 51Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 274299307880
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