Preferred Name:
UNITED KINGDOM
Unit Type:
State
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10024961
Authorities:
Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Encyclopaedia Britannica 15th ed. (London: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. UK, 1986)

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
EUROPE Continent     Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Encyclopaedia Britannica 15th ed. (London: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. UK, 1986)
NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION World Organization 04 apr 1949   North Atlantic Treaty Organization, North Atlantic Treaty Organization
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 24 oct 1945   United Nations, United Nations
WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION World Organization 01 jan 1995   World Trade Organization, World Trade Organization
COUNCIL OF EUROPE Continental Organization 05 may 1949   Council of Europe, Council of Europe
EUROPEAN ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Continental Organization 1993   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY Continental Organization 1975   European Space Agency, European Space Agency
EUROPEAN UNION Continental Organization 01 jan 1973   European Commission, EUROPA Gateway to the European Union
ORGANIZATION FOR SECURITY AND CO OPERATION IN EUROPE Continental Organization 25 jun 1973   OSCE, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
THE ISLES Sub-Continent     Great Britain Historical GIS Project

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1914 was enlarged by gaining part of OTTOMAN EMPIRE IN EUROPE Cyprus   Ganse, World History at KMLA (Korean Minjok Leadership Academy)
1922 was reduced to create REPUBLIC OF IRELAND Eire   Ganse, World History at KMLA (Korean Minjok Leadership Academy)
1960 was reduced to create CYPRUS Cyprus   Ganse, World History at KMLA (Korean Minjok Leadership Academy)
1964 was reduced to create MALTA Malta   OPSI or National Archive, Office of Public Sector Information

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ENGLAND Nation     Great Britain Historical GIS Project
ENGLAND AND WALES Nation     Great Britain Historical GIS Project
GREAT BRITAIN Nation     Great Britain Historical GIS Project
IRELAND Nation   1922 Great Britain Historical GIS Project
NORTHERN IRELAND Nation 1922   Great Britain Historical GIS Project
SCOTLAND Nation     Great Britain Historical GIS Project
WALES Nation     Great Britain Historical GIS Project
EAST MIDLANDS ENGLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
EAST OF ENGLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
EXTRA REGIO Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
LONDON Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
NORTH EAST ENGLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
NORTHERN IRELAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
NORTH WEST ENGLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
SCOTLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
SOUTH EAST ENGLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
SOUTH WEST ENGLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
WALES Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
WEST MIDLANDS ENGLAND Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER Nuts Unit Level 1 1988   European Commission, Eurostat Website: GISCO database
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, the United Kingdom through time | Census tables with data for the State, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10024961

Date accessed: 02nd October 2014