Wales

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Constitutional monarchy
Devolution
Dominant-party system
Population
2,903,085 (2001)
3,006,400 (2010)
Contained by
Area
20,779 km² (8023 mi²)
 

Country

Internet TLD
eu
gb
uk
Languages spoken
National anthem
Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau
Calling Code
44
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Welsh
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DA, 700, 745)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
Wales national korfball team
 

Sport Country

Multi-event tournaments participated in
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Regional food source

Food
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Welsh
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
wales
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
Bristol is contained in both Wales and South West England. (But, neither Wales nor South West England is contained in the other., Bristol, South West England, FixPlaces, Bristol)
Somerset is contained in both Wales and South West England. (But, neither Wales nor South West England is contained in the other., Somerset, South West England, FixPlaces, Somerset)
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Country
Is clear
yes
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Wales (1959)
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Military Combatant

Military Commanders
Military Conflicts
 

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Geographic scope

Charities
 

Dated location

Date founded
1056
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government positions
Government bodies
Governing officials
Agencies
 

Administrative Division

Country
Official symbols
Animal emblem (Welsh Dragon)
 

Location

Geolocation
-3.7 × 52.3
Contains
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
People born here
Events
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