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Scotland

country in Northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom

Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain. It shares a border with England to the south, and is otherwise surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east and the North Channel and Irish Sea to the south-west.

Scotland 
country in Northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom
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Instance of country within the United Kingdom
LocationUK
Capital
Legislative body
Executive body
Official language
Anthem
  • Flower of Scotland
Currency
Head of state
Head of government
Headquarters location
  • City of Edinburgh
Population
  • 5,404,700 (2016)
Area
  • 78,782 square kilometre
Top-level Internet domain
  • .uk
  • .scot
official website
Authority control
Wikidata

57° 00′ 00″ N, 5° 00′ 00″ W

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Contents

National symbols of ScotlandEdit

Main category: Symbols of Scotland

Scottish Council AreasEdit

AberdeenEdit

Main category: Aberdeen

AberdeenshireEdit

Main category: Aberdeenshire

AngusEdit

Main category: Angus

Argyll and ButeEdit

Main category: Argyll and Bute

Scottish BordersEdit

Main category: Scottish Borders

ClackmannanshireEdit

Main category: Clackmannanshire

Dumfries and GallowayEdit

Main category: Dumfries and Galloway

City of DundeeEdit

Main category: Dundee

East AyrshireEdit

Main category: East Ayrshire

East DunbartonshireEdit

Main category: East Dunbartonshire

East LothianEdit

Main category: East Lothian

East RenfrewshireEdit

Main category: East Renfrewshire

City of EdinburghEdit

Main category: Edinburgh

FalkirkEdit

Main category: Falkirk council area

FifeEdit

Main category: Fife

GlasgowEdit

Main category: Glasgow

HighlandEdit

InverclydeEdit

Main category: Inverclyde

MidlothianEdit

Main category: Midlothian

MorayEdit

Main category: Moray

North AyrshireEdit

Main category: North Ayrshire

North LanarkshireEdit

Main category: North Lanarkshire

Orkney IslandsEdit

Main category: Orkney Islands

Outer HebridesEdit

Main category: Outer Hebrides

Perth and KinrossEdit

Main category: Perth and Kinross

RenfrewshireEdit

Main category: Renfrewshire

Shetland IslandsEdit

Main category: Shetland Islands

South AyrshireEdit

Main category: South Ayrshire

South LanarkshireEdit

Main category: South Lanarkshire

StirlingEdit

Main category: Stirling council area

West DunbartonshireEdit

Main category: West Dunbartonshire

West LothianEdit

Main category: West Lothian