United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

(United Kingdom)

  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

System of governmentconstitutional monarchy based on parlamentarism
Country codeGB, GBR
FlagUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Capital cityLondon
CurrencyBritish pound (GBP)
Predominant religionProtestant Christianity
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
NATO
OECD
EEA
OSCE
G7/G8
G20
Population66 040 229 people
(22. place in the world)
Area263 541 km2
(78. place in the world)
Density251 people per km2
(35. place in the world)
GDP per capita44 920 USD per capita
(24. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,801
(45. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 77
(15. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,922
(13. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 78,9
(6. place in the world)
Life expectancy81,7 years
(18. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 33,2
(45. place in the world)
CO2 emissions379,150 Mt CO2/year
(17. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km21 439 t CO2/km2/year
(21. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita5,7 t CO2/per capita/year
(54. place in the world)
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