United Kingdom Facts

Places

Capital
London

Population
59,647,790 (July 2001.est)

Area
Total 244,820 sq. km. (slightly smaller than Oregon)

Government
Constitutional Monarch

Money
British Pound

Climate
Temperate (more than one-half of the days are overcast)

Languages
English, Welsh and Scottish form of Gaelic

External resources

Fast Facts Resources
Wikipedia
CIA World Factbook
Foreign and Commonwealth Office