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General Information

Name of country: United Kingdom
Position: 54 00 N, 2 00 W
Time zone: 00:00 GMT
Area: 244,820 kmq
Type of government: monarchy
Capital: London

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Demographic Information

Resident population: 59,647,700 (July 2001)
Rate of population growth: 0.23% (2001)
Languages spoken: English, Scots, Welsh


GDP: $ 1,360 Mld (2000)
GDP growth rate: 3% (2000)
GDP per capita: $ 22,800 (2000)
Annual rate of inflation: 2.4% (2000)
Currency: UK pound (GBP) - currency converter
Exports: $ 282 Bn (f.o.b., 2000)
Imports: $ 324 Bn (f.o.b.; 2000)


Internet ccTLD: .uk - Registration Authority
Resident population online: 33 M (2001)
% of total resident population online: 55.32%
% of total worldwide population online: 5,78%
Principal country-relevant search engines and Directories: Altavista UK, Lycos UK, Google UK, Yahoo! UK/Ireland, ODP UK, Abrexa UK, AOL UK, UK Index, MSN Uk, Internets: UK

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