The United Kingdom is a country in Europe. It consists of four countries: England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. The capital city of the United Kingdom is London.
The United Kingdom has a long history that dates back to the Roman Empire and it has been an influential part of world history. It is a member of NATO and the European Union (EU).
The UK’s population was estimated at 65 million people in 2017. The UK has one of the most developed economies in the world with one of the highest GDP per capita rates.