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United Kingdom's Quick Facts

Land Area 241,930 km2
Water Area 1,680 km2
Total Area 243,610 km2
Population 64,430,428
Population Density 264.48 / km2
Government Type Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy; A Commonwealth Realm
GDP (PPP) $2.79 Trillion
GDP Per Capita $42,500
Currency Pound (GBP)
Largest Cities
  • London (9,304,016)
  • Manchester (2,730,076)
  • Birmingham (West Midlands) (2,607,437)
  • West Yorkshire (1,889,095)
  • Glasgow (1,673,332)
  • Southampton/Portsmouth (South Hampshire) (927,916)
  • Liverpool (901,708)
  • Newcastle upon Tyne (809,481)
  • Nottingham (787,610)
  • Sheffield (730,158)
LATITUDE & LONGITUDE:
  • Latitude/Longitude (Absolute Locations)
    London: 51° 30' N / 0° 7' W
    Edinburgh: 55° 57' N / 3° 11' W
    Belfast: 54° 35' N / 5° 55' W
    Liverpool: 53° 24' N / 2° 58' W
    Cardiff: 51° 28' N / 3° 10' W
    Falmouth: 50° 9' N / 5° 4' W
    Lerwick: 60° 9' N / 1° 9' W
    Scapa: 58° 58' N / 2° 58' W
    Dover: 51° 7' N / 1° 18' E
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Positioned in the northern, eastern and western hemispheres, the United Kingdom (or UK) is Europe's largest island.

Located off the northwestern coastline of continental Europe, the country is bordered by Ireland, the Atlantic Ocean, Celtic Sea, Irish Sea, North Sea and English Channel.

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