Flag of England

Flag of England

  • Capital » London
    • Also largest city in England

Facts

  • Population: 56.3 million
  • Major language: English
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 77 years (men), 82 years (women) (UN)
  • Currency: : 1 pound sterling = 100 pence
  • Internet domain: .uk
  • International dialling code: +44

Geography

  • Area: 130,395 sq km (50,346 sq miles)
  • England shares land borders with Wales to its west and Scotland to its north.

National Parks

  • The Lake District National Park (Web / video)
    • England’s largest National Park

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Notes

  • England is part of the United Kingdom
  • With a culturally diverse population, England is divided into nine regions, and then organized by counties, districts, cities and towns.
  • London is the most densely populated area in the United Kingdom, with around 13 million inhabitants
  • London is the centre for trade, politics and law, and is also a huge tourist hotspot with plenty of attractions, outdoor spaces, iconic monuments, and historic buildings.
  • Main exports: Manufactured goods, chemicals, foodstuffsGNI per capita (UK figure): US $45,390 (World Bank, 2008)

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This page was last updated on 2021.08.24 by Robert Vinet