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United Kingdom  

United Kingdom, is a country located at Northern Europe, it has an area of 243,610 Km2,

United Kingdom, with a population of 65,808,573 people, it is ranked at 22º position by population of 196 countries 270 people per km2.

The capital is London and its currency is British pounds

United Kingdom is the 5º largest economy by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 2,022,241 millions of euros2,238,418 millions of dollars, ( 89.3% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 30,729€ euros per inhabitant34,014$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in United Kingdom was on September of 2017 and it was 3%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of United Kingdom, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.91 points in 2015, leaving it in 16th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit United Kingdom are business, you must know it's in the 7th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of United Kingdom, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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United Kingdom Economy
Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q28,931€
GDP Mill. € [+]20162,393,134M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20162,629,188M.$
GDP per capita [+]201636,500€
GDP per capita [+]201640,050$
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q2587,719M.€
Debt [+]20162,022,241
Debt [+]20162,238,418
Debt (%GDP) [+]201689.30%
Debt Per Capita [+]201630,729€
Debt Per Capita [+]201634,014$
Deficit [+]2016-69,843
Deficit [+]2016-77,309
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.00%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016996,978.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,103,555.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015147,912.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015162,757.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201513.88%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016182,714.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199872,986.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201416.52%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201644,124.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201648,476.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20154.88%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201642.10%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201615,150€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201616,769$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20152,274€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20152,500$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20162,795€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19981,248$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016673€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016738$
Moody's Rating [+]09/22/2017Aa2
S&P Rating [+]06/27/2016AA
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2017AA
Corruption Index [+]201681
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017
Fragile States Index [+]201533.4
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201633º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]August 20174.3%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q24.3%
Unemployed [+]2017Q21,428 m.
NMW [+]20171,475.5 $
NMW [+]20171,396.9 €
Average Wage [+]201644,627€
Average Wage [+]201555,054$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201519º
Markets
Euro / British pounds [+]10/20/20170.8962
10-Year Bond Yield [+]10/20/20171.30%
Risk Premium [+]10/20/201788
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]10/20/20175.33%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]September 20173.0%
HICP [+]August 20172.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 20175.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]08/04/20160.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017
IPI Year on Year [+]August 20171.7%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 20172,673,961
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201747.08
Motor vehicle production [+]20161,816,622
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015584.55
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/04/201120.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201647.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2016370,023.0 M.€
Exports [+]2016409,396.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201615.46%
Imports [+]2016574,908.2 M.€
Imports [+]2016635,762.3 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201624.02%
Trade balance [+]2016-204,885.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-226,365.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-8.56%
Retail Sales YoY [+]August 20173.1%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016270
Population [+]201665,808,573
Immigrant stock [+]20158,543,120
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20155,003.4
% Immigrant [+]201513.07%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201525,337.4
Emigrant stock [+]20154,917,460
% Emigrant [+]20157.52%
HDI [+]20150.910
Global Peace Ranking [+]201741º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201620º
Ranking [+]201510º
Birth Rate [+]201611.80‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.80
Crude death rate [+]20169.10‰
Life expectancy [+]201581.00
Crude marriage rate [+]20134.30‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20141.90‰
Number of homicides [+]2014594
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.9
% risk of poverty [+]201516.7%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20156.16