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Information about United Kingdom
The information comes from the publication CIA The World Factbook.
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Country United Kingdom is situated in a location / continent Europe. United Kingdom has an area of 243 610 km2 and 63 047 162 residents. The highest point has a height 1 343 above sea level. and it is called Ben Nevis. The lowest point is located at the level of -4 above sea level and it is named The Fens. System of government is constitutional monarchy, Commonwealth member country.The capital city is London. United Kingdom has the international abbreviation UK.
United Kingdom - economy
Total gross domestic product (GDP) is 2 290 000 000 000 $. Total gross domestic product per capita in purchasing power parity is 36 600 $. GDP grows by 0.70 % a year. Inflation (consumer price index) is equal to 4.50 % a year. United Kingdom have 31 730 000 working-age population (from a total population 63 047 162 people). Unemployment is at 8.10 %. United Kingdom issued 9.30 % GDP to healt care .The public debt of the country is 86.30 % GDP. The total amount of foreign debt is 9 836 000 000 000 USD.
United Kingdom - demography
As suggested above, United Kingdom has 63 047 162 people. Population growth is in the amount 0.55 % per year. Number of children born per 1000 population per year is 12.27.Every mother has average 1.91 children. The infant mortality rate is 4.56 and maternal mortality 12.00 deaths per 100,000 births. Average estimated life expectancy makes 80.17 years. Mortality is 9.33 people per 1000 population per year.
United Kingdom - transport and telecommunications
United Kingdom has 394 428 km of roads, 16 454 km of railway lines and 462 airports. The total length of waterways (navigable rivers, canals, etc.) is 3 200 km. There is registered 504 ships.
Number of active mobile phones (sim card) in the country United Kingdom is 80 799 000. Number of active fixed telephone lines is 33 320 000. United Kingdom has 51 444 000 internet users, who have the available 8 409 000 Internet connections. United Kingdom has been assigned a domain first Choose range .uk.
United Kingdom - energetics
United Kingdom consumes a year 325 800 000 000 kWh of electricity. Annual electricity production is 352 700 000 000 kWh in power plants with a total installed electrical capacity 88 020 000 kW. United Kingdom exports 4 481 000 000 kWh and imports 7 144 000 000 kWh of electricity per year Energy mix of power generation is as follows: fossil fuels: 75.4 %, nuclear energy: 12.3 %, renewable: 7.3 %, hydropower: 1.9 %. The country United Kingdom is harvested annually 1 099 000 barrels of oil.