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Outline of England

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Location of England (orange)
– in the European continent (camel & white)
– in the United Kingdom (camel)

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to England:

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.[1][2][3] Its 55,268,100 inhabitants account for more than 84% of the total UK population,[4] while its mainland territory occupies most of the southern two-thirds of the island of Great Britain. England is bordered by Scotland to the north, Wales to the west and the North Sea, Irish Sea, Celtic Sea, Bristol Channel and English Channel. The capital is London, the largest metropolitan area in Great Britain, and the largest urban zone in the European Union by many measures.[note 1]

General reference[edit]

Geography of England[edit]

Geography of England

Environment of England[edit]

Natural geographic features of England[edit]

Regions of England[edit]

Administrative divisions of England[edit]

Administrative divisions of England

Counties of England[edit]

Counties of England

Districts of England[edit]

Districts of England

Civil parishes of England[edit]
Unitary authorities of England[edit]

Unitary authorities of England

Municipalities of England[edit]

Municipalities of England

Demography of England[edit]

Demographics of England

Government and politics of England[edit]

Politics of England

Law and order in England[edit]

English law

Military of England[edit]

Military of England

Local government of England[edit]

Local government in England

History of England[edit]

History of England

History of England by period[edit]

History of England, by region[edit]

History of cities of England[edit]

History of counties of England[edit]

History of England, by subject[edit]

Culture of England[edit]

Culture of England

Art of England[edit]

Art in England

Sport in England[edit]

Sports in England

Economy and infrastructure of England[edit]

Economy of England

Education in England[edit]

Education in England

Types of schools in England[edit]

Specific schools in England[edit]


  1. ^ The official definition of LUZ (Larger Urban Zone) is used by the European Statistical Agency (Eurostat) when describing conurbations and areas of high population. This definition ranks London highest, above Paris; and a ranking of population within municipal boundaries also puts London on top (see Largest cities of the European Union by population within city limits). However, research by the University of Avignon in France ranks Paris first and London second when including the whole urban area and hinterland, that is the outlying cities as well (see Largest urban areas of the European Union).

See also[edit]

England England


  1. ^ The Countries of the UK statistics.gov.uk. Retrieved 10 October 2008.
  2. ^ "Countries within a country". 10 Downing Street. Retrieved 2007-09-10. The United Kingdom is made up of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
  3. ^ "ISO 3166-2 Newsletter Date: 2007-11-28 No I-9. "Changes in the list of subdivision names and code elements" (Page 11)" (PDF). International Organization for Standardization codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions -- Part 2: Country subdivision codes. Retrieved 2008-05-31. ENG England country
  4. ^ "Population estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, Mid-2015". National statistics. Office for National Statistics.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of England