United Kingdom Country Data

CountryUnited Kingdom
Country CodeGBR
Urban population percentage of total (2012)79.76
Urban population (2012)50,432,298
Land area (sq. km, 2011)241,930
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$56,135,851,251
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$1,775,893,402
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)122.16
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$105,000,000,000
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)2.82
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)10
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)12
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)6
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)110
Tax payments (number, 2013)8
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)34
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)130.75
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)34.03
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)87.02
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)3.9
GDP (current US$, 2012)$2,470,000,000,000
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)0.12
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)39,093
Labor force (2012)32,377,782
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)7.90
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)80.75
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)17.54
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)17.16
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)65.30
Population growth (annual %, 2012)0.75
Population (Total, 2012)63,227,526