United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Timeline: Scotland says "Yes"
Preceded by 1922-2015 Succeeded by
Flag of the United Kingdom Flag of Great Britain without Scotland (vector)

Flag of Scotland


Flag of the United Kingdom Coat of Arms of Great Britain (1714-1801)
Flag Coat of Arms
EU-United Kingdom
Location of the United Kingdom (dark green)

– in Europe (green & dark grey)

– in the European Union (green)

Anthem ""God save the Queen""
Capital London
Largest city London
  others Scots • Ulster Scots • Welsh • Cornish • Scottish Gaelic • Irish
Ethnic Group 87.1% White

7.0% Asian

3.0% Black

2.0% Mixed

0.9% others

Legislature Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
Area 242,495 km²
Population 64,716,000 
Currency Pound sterling (£) (GBP)
Internet TLD uk
'This is for the former Nation before Scottish Independence; for the current nation, see United Kingdom