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Welcome to England, a country known for its rich history and royal traditions. Along with Scotland and Wales, England makes up part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Read on to take a virtual tour of England.

What do you know about England? Learn all about its land, products and cultures.


Official name: England


Location: United Kingdom


Size: 50,302 square miles (130,282 square kilometers); slightly smaller than Alabama


Population: 51,446,000 as of 2011


Capital: London


Official Language: English


Climate: Temperate; often overcast or rainy


Currency: British pound


Products: Cereals, oilseed, potatoes, manufactured goods, fuels, chemicals


The official flag of England is white with a red cross: 

England is part of the United Kingdom.
The Union Jack is the official flag of the United Kingdom. 
Its symbols represent the flags of England, Ireland and Scotland.
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