The UK is made up of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Geographically, the United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, on which England, Scotland, and Wales are located, while Northern Ireland is located on the island of Ireland.
Neighbouring countries and territories (Territories without full sovereignty in italics) (L) = share only land borders (M) = share only maritime boundaries blank = share land borders and maritime boundaries United Kingdom: 1 : 8 8 Belgium (M) Denmark (M) France France–UK border (M) Germany (M)
Countries distances from United Kingdom - ordered by A - B | Countries near United Kingdom Up to 500 kilometers Distance from United Kingdom to Jersey is: 308 kilometer
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England, comprising the majority of the population and area of the United Kingdom, remains fully the responsibility of the United Kingdom Parliament centralised in London. England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales are not themselves listed in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) list of countries.