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Map of United Kingdom

Map of United Kingdom

Also Known As: Great Britain
Bordering Countries: Ireland
Demonym: British, Briton
Population: 63,742,977 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 0.54% (2014)
Government: unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Capital City: London
Capital Coordinates: 51°30′N 0°7′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC+0
Currency: Pound Sterling
Currency Code: GBP
Currencies Issued: pence penny pound shilling
GDP: $2.4 trillion (2012)
Per Capita Income: $38,591 (2012)
GDP Growth Rate: 1.80% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 2.00% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 7.20% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $9.8 trillion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: GB
Internet Country Code: .uk
Number of Internet Users: 51444000 (2009)
Calling Code: 44
Electrical Generation Capacity: 89240000 kW (2012)
Area: 243,610 square km (241,930 km land) (1,680 km water)
Coastline: 12,429 km
Lowest Point: The Fens (-4 m)
Highest Point: Ben Nevis (1,343 m)
Life Expectancy: 80.42 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 1.90 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 4.44 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.20% (2009)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 26.90% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.863 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 7.8 (2011)
Literacy: 99.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 1

Number of coins in catalogue: 113

Number of stamps in catalogue: 78

Location of United Kingdom in Europe

Regional Map for United Kingdom

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