Population stats of the U.K Overall Population: -61,284’806 Population of London (capital): -7,615,000 Population of Glasgow: - 1’099’400 Currency: Pound Sterling (£) Active mobile phones in U.K: -61.1 Million
Ethnicity Stats Of U.K Main Ethnic Groups; English - 83.6%, Scottish – 8.6% Welsh – 4.9%, N.I – 2.9%, Black – 2% Indian – 1.8%, Pakistani -1.3%, Mixed or other – 2.8% Main Religions: Christian – 71.6%, Muslim – 2.7%, Hindu -1%, Other 1.6%, Unspecified or none – 23.1%
Main Industries Railroad equipment, Ship building, Aircraft, Motor vehicles + Parts, Electronic & Communications equipment, Electric Power equipment, Automation equipment, Metals, Chemicals, coal, petroleum, paper and food.
Main Agriculture produce Cereals Oilseed Potatoes Vegetables & Fruit Cattle & Sheep Poultry Fish
Brief History On May 1, 1707, the Kingdom of England (including Wales) and the Kingdom of Scotland merged as a political union known as the United Kingdom of Great Britain. This is the result of agreed terms, signed by parliaments of England and Scotland, under the Treaty of Union.
Brief History (Cont.) The Act of Union 1800 merged the Kingdom of Great Britain with the Kingdom of Ireland to create the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland On January 1, 1801. This is the result of several centuries of historic events including the invasions of ruling Normans in Ireland, the Irish Rebellion, and War of American Independence.
Brief History (Cont.) In 1916, an one-sidedly declared “Irish Republic” was announced in Dublin. The Royal and Parliamentary Titles Act 1927 renamed the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland to United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.