United Kingdom

POPULATION: 65.1 millions

CAPITAL: London

GDP per capita: $ 46.460

LANGUAGE: English. (Recognized regional languages: Scots, Scottish Gaelic, Welsh, Irish, Cornish)

RELIGION: 59.5% Christian (Anglican, Roman Catholic, Presbyterian, Methodist), 4.4% Muslim, 1.3% Hindu.
FUN FACTS:

The United Kingdom recently named chicken tikka masala as its national dish, which is a spicy curry created in Britain and is unheard of in India itself.

The first fish and chips restaurant was opened in 1860 in London by a Jewish immigrant named Joseph Malin.

The London subway, or the “Tube,” is one of the oldest in the world. The 409 escalators in the Tube cover a distance every week which is approximately equivalent to several trips around the globe.