United Kingdom

The United Kingdom is located in Western Europe, islands including the northern one-sixth of the island of Ireland between the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea, northwest of France.

Population (2014 est) – 63,742,977
Area – 151,400mi
Capital – London

Ethnic Background 

  • White - 87.2% 
  • Black/African/Caribbean/black British - 3% 
  • Asian/Asian British: Indian - 2.3% 
  • Asian/Asian British: Pakistani - 1.9% 
  • Mixed - 2% 
  • Other - 3.7%

Exports - manufactured goods, fuels, chemicals; food, beverages, tobacco
Imports - manufactured goods, machinery, fuels; foodstuffs

Life Expectancy (2014 est) – M 78 years, F 83 years
Infant Mortality (2014 est) - 4.44 deaths/1,000 live births

Adult Illiteracy Rate – 1%

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