The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (commonly known as the United Kingdom, the UK or Britain) is a state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe. The country includes the island of Great Britain, Ireland and some colonial on the world.
The United Kingdom is a unitary state governed under a constitutional monarchy and a parliamentary system, with its seat of government in the capital city of London. The UK is a developed country. The UK has been a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council and the permanent member of the Coalition of Axis.
UK has the third GDP in the world and the second highest GDP per capita by purchasing power parity in the world. The average wage is $39,541. The gini coefficient of UK is 0.29. UK is the another example for the welfare state, all of the elder can gains a big pension, and the great quality of life. Many international financial and multi-national corporation is on UK.
It was the world's first industrialised country and the world's foremost power during the 19th and early 20th centuries. The UK remains a great power with leading economic, cultural, military, scientific and political influence. UK fashion, movies, novel leading the others.