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United Kingdom Facts
- Country Name: The United Kingdom
- Continent: Europe
- Capital City: London
- Primary Language: English
- Population: 66.44 million (2018)
- Currency: British Pound – £ (GBP)
- GDP: $2.8 trillion (2018)
17 United Kingdom Facts for Kids
- United Kingdom is a country in Europe.
- The United Kingdom is also referred to as the U.K.
- The United Kingdom is a country made up of four nations; England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
- The primary language spoken in the United Kingdom is English.
- Welsh is another common language in the United Kingdom.
- A native or resident of the United Kingdom is called a Briton.
- The capital city of the United Kingdom is London.
- In 2018, the population of the United Kingdom was estimated to be 66.44 million.
- The national currency in the United Kingdom is the British Pound (GBP).
- In 2018, the World Bank estimated the GDP for the United Kingdom was $2.8 trillion.
- The United Kingdom covers 93,628 square miles.
- The largest city in The United Kingdom is London.
- Some other large cities in the U.K. are Birmingham, Manchester, West Yorkshire and Glasgow.
- The government in The United Kingdom is a unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy.
- The country calling code for The United Kingdom is +44.
- In the United Kingdom, cars are driven on the left side.
- The national anthem of the United Kingdom is God Save the Queen.
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