Wednesday, 15 July 2015


Official Name: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Area: 243,610 sq km

Population: 63,395,574

Capital: London

Language: English

Religion: Christianity

Currency: Great British Pound

Became the United Kingdom of Great Britain on May 1, 1707

National Flower: Tudor Rose (Rosa)

Literacy: 99 % 

Climate: Temperate

Industries: machine tools, electric power equipment, automation equipment, railroad equipment, shipbuilding, aircraft, motor vehicles and parts, electronics and communications equipment, metals, chemicals, coal, petroleum, paper and paper products, food processing, textiles, clothing, other consumer goods.

 Natural resources: coal, petroleum, natural gas, tin, limestone, iron ore, salt, clay, chalk, gypsum, lead, silica, arable land.