Countries of the United Kingdom facts for kids

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The number of countries that make up the United Kingdom is often the subject of debate. In decreasing order of area they are:

The United Nations and UK government says that the United Kingdom is officially made up of two countries: England and Scotland, one principality: Wales and one province: Northern Ireland.


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