United Kingdom (UK)

The United Kingdom, made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, is an island nation in northwestern Europe. England – birthplace of Shakespeare and The Beatles – is home to the capital, London, a globally influential centre of finance and culture. England is also site of Neolithic Stonehenge, Bath’s Roman spa and centuries-old universities at Oxford and Cambridge.

Minimum wage: 1,453.28 EUR per month (Jan 2019) 

CapitalLondon

Dialing code: +44

Currency: Pound sterling

Prime ministerTheresa May