World Country List. Country Name, Country Continent & Country Region. For complete country details, click on country name.

Complete details about United Kingdom in Europe with capital city London

Country NameUnited Kingdom (United Kingdom)
Country CodeGBR
Capital CityLondon
ContinentEurope
RegionBritish Islands
Independence Year1066
Population59623400
Surface Area242900.0
Life Expectancy77.7 years
GNP1378330.0 (old 1296830.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

English [official]     (97.3%)
Gaeli     (0.1%)
Kymri     (0.9%)

Major Cities

London, England     (population 7285000)
Birmingham, England     (population 1013000)
Glasgow, Scotland     (population 619680)
Liverpool, England     (population 461000)
Edinburgh, Scotland     (population 450180)
Sheffield, England     (population 431607)
Manchester, England     (population 430000)
Leeds, England     (population 424194)
Bristol, England     (population 402000)
Cardiff, Wales     (population 321000)
Coventry, England     (population 304000)
Leicester, England     (population 294000)
Bradford, England     (population 289376)
Belfast, North Ireland     (population 287500)
Nottingham, England     (population 287000)
Kingston upon Hull, England     (population 262000)
Plymouth, England     (population 253000)
Stoke-on-Trent, England     (population 252000)
Wolverhampton, England     (population 242000)
Derby, England     (population 236000)
Swansea, Wales     (population 230000)
Southampton, England     (population 216000)
Aberdeen, Scotland     (population 213070)
Northampton, England     (population 196000)
Dudley, England     (population 192171)
Portsmouth, England     (population 190000)
Newcastle upon Tyne, England     (population 189150)
Sunderland, England     (population 183310)
Luton, England     (population 183000)
Swindon, England     (population 180000)
Southend-on-Sea, England     (population 176000)
Walsall, England     (population 174739)
Bournemouth, England     (population 162000)
Peterborough, England     (population 156000)
Brighton, England     (population 156124)
Blackpool, England     (population 151000)
Dundee, Scotland     (population 146690)
West Bromwich, England     (population 146386)
Reading, England     (population 148000)
Oldbury/Smethwick (Warley), England     (population 145542)
Middlesbrough, England     (population 145000)
Huddersfield, England     (population 143726)
Oxford, England     (population 144000)
Poole, England     (population 141000)
Bolton, England     (population 139020)
Blackburn, England     (population 140000)
Newport, Wales     (population 139000)
Preston, England     (population 135000)
Stockport, England     (population 132813)
Norwich, England     (population 124000)
Rotherham, England     (population 121380)
Cambridge, England     (population 121000)
Watford, England     (population 113080)
Ipswich, England     (population 114000)
Slough, England     (population 112000)
Exeter, England     (population 111000)
Cheltenham, England     (population 106000)
Gloucester, England     (population 107000)
Saint Helens, England     (population 106293)
Sutton Coldfield, England     (population 106001)
York, England     (population 104425)
Oldham, England     (population 103931)
Basildon, England     (population 100924)
Worthing, England     (population 100000)
Chelmsford, England     (population 97451)
Colchester, England     (population 96063)
Crawley, England     (population 97000)
Gillingham, England     (population 92000)
Solihull, England     (population 94531)
Rochdale, England     (population 94313)
Birkenhead, England     (population 93087)
Worcester, England     (population 95000)
Hartlepool, England     (population 92000)
Halifax, England     (population 91069)
Woking/Byfleet, England     (population 92000)
Southport, England     (population 90959)
Maidstone, England     (population 90878)
Eastbourne, England     (population 90000)
Grimsby, England     (population 89000)
Saint Helier, Jersey     (population 27523)
Douglas, ?     (population 23487)

United Kingdom's most recent News and Stories

United Kingdom Tweets

From @arvaofficial on Sat Feb 23 10:56:09 EST 2019 ??????? ????? ???. ???????? ?. ???? :) . . . . . #calvinklein #malemodels #greekboy #shades #zara #komono #nike? https://t.co/wtsw8XpitI
From @johnnybbaker on Sat Feb 23 10:55:42 EST 2019 RT @PoliticsJOE_UK: Whilst the United Kingdom descends into chaos, David Cameron has this important message from Nice ?? https://t.co/EhDC9?
From @Nabii43860693 on Sat Feb 23 10:55:35 EST 2019 RT @SNSDChartsbr: #6 Turkey #10 Canada #19 Japan #20 Russia #22 United States #25 Belarus #26 Spain #35 Netherlands #37 Australia #55 Franc?
From @meghanjonesxox on Sat Feb 23 10:55:16 EST 2019 Was only a matter of time before the pink hair returned @ Bristol, United Kingdom https://t.co/pJiJzfMI9C
From @FAO_Scotbot on Sat Feb 23 10:55:11 EST 2019 RT @the0rchids: There?s is no United Kingdom, it?s a Corrupt democracy that promoted slavery, colonialism and favours the establishment in?
From @Cappy_Steve on Sat Feb 23 10:55:00 EST 2019 RT @PoliticsJOE_UK: Whilst the United Kingdom descends into chaos, David Cameron has this important message from Nice ?? https://t.co/EhDC9?
From @Trey_VonDinkis on Sat Feb 23 10:54:47 EST 2019 RT @Trey_VonDinkis: . ?? UNITED KINGDOM - MORE MP's LEAVE PARTY over LABOUR's ANTI-SEMITISM Ninth Labour MP Quits ?Broken? Party Over ?Cul?
From @Trey_VonDinkis on Sat Feb 23 10:54:44 EST 2019 RT @Trey_VonDinkis: . ?? UNITED KINGDOM - BRITISH ECONOMY SETS RECORDS w/ BREXIT LOOMING Contrary to the Narrative that Socialist Leftists?
From @Ot9BornAgain on Sat Feb 23 10:54:30 EST 2019 RT @SNSDChartsbr: #6 Turkey #10 Canada #19 Japan #20 Russia #22 United States #25 Belarus #26 Spain #35 Netherlands #37 Australia #55 Franc?
From @Juliefrazz on Sat Feb 23 10:53:44 EST 2019 RT @TheMunchbear: @JaspCJ @LibDems At the moment, our country is haemorrhaging business, investment and respect. Our country is divided an?
From @LaraTMotta on Sat Feb 23 10:53:35 EST 2019 Atende aí! em London, United Kingdom https://t.co/sz2Snx6NOC
From @angxlsbreath on Sat Feb 23 10:53:31 EST 2019 If you won a chance to travel anywhere in the world, what would be your destination? ? United Kingdom https://t.co/9ySzITehLi
From @ommaeappa on Sat Feb 23 10:53:02 EST 2019 RT @SNSDChartsbr: #6 Turkey #10 Canada #19 Japan #20 Russia #22 United States #25 Belarus #26 Spain #35 Netherlands #37 Australia #55 Franc?