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United Kingdom United Kingdom: 26,082 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
United Kingdom is a country in Western Europe.
With 63,84 million people United Kingdom has the 22th highest population in the world. With 1,88 births per women United Kingdom has a low fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of United Kingdom in the year 2050 will rise to 73,13 million and in the year 2100 to 77,18 million. The life expectency in United Kingdom is 80,4 years.

United Kingdom has an area of 243.610 sq. km and ranks 79th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 261,5 people per sq. km United Kingdom ranks number 45 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 299,6 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 360 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 12.429 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 was 2.618,89 billion US $ and, therefore, is the fifth biggest economy in the world. The gross domestic product per capita totals 39.899 US $ and is therefore in the upper ranks in the international comparison. With a debt level of 107,6 % of the GDP United Kingdom ranks among the countries with the highest debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2016 amounts to 4,8 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code GB
Internet Domain .uk
License plate GB
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for United Kingdom

All datasets for United Kingdom by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (148)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (448)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,834)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,028)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (587)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (37)
Internet users
Mobile phones