Official Name: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The UK consists of three countries: England, Scotland and Wales. In the United Kingdom consists of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Area: 242,514 sq km, of which 53.7% of the territory is England, Scotland 32.1%, 8.6% and 5.6% Wales - Northern Ireland
Capital of the UK - London
The island nation in Western Europe between the North Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, which owns the overseas territories in all parts of the world. Land borders only with Ireland on the island of Ireland.
The population is 63 million 700 thousand. Pers. Of these, 53.5 million people. live in England, 5.3 million people. in Scotland, 3.1 million people. in Wales and 1.8 million people. in Northern Ireland.
Official language: English
Beatles, tea at 5 pm, a small wizened queen in a funny hat, Sherlock Holmes, plaid kilts with bagpipes, Shakespeare, the Loch Ness monster, Agatha Christie and Big Ben, The Wedding of Prince William and "Cinderella" Kate Middleton - all the United Kingdom.