Outline of Scotland

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Location of Scotland (dark green)
– in the European continent (light green & dark grey)
– in the United Kingdom (light green)
Enlargeable relief map of Scotland

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Scotland:

Scotland – country that is part of the United Kingdom.123 Occupying the northern third of the largest island, it shares a border with England to the south and is bounded by the North Sea to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, and the North Channel and Irish Sea to the southwest. In addition to the mainland, Scotland consists of over 790 islands4 including the Northern Isles and the Hebrides.

General reference

Geography of Scotland

Main article: Geography of Scotland

Location

Environment of Scotland

Natural geographic features of Scotland

Regions of Scotland

Ecoregions of Scotland

Main article: Ecoregions in Scotland

Administrative divisions of Scotland

Main article: Administrative divisions of Scotland
Municipalities of Scotland

Demography of Scotland

Main article: Demographics of Scotland

Government and politics of Scotland

Main article: Government of Scotland and Politics of Scotland

Branches of the devolved government of Scotland

Executive

Legislative

Judicial

Law and order in Scotland

Military of Scotland

Main article: Military of Scotland

Local government in Scotland

History of Scotland

By period

By region

By subject

Culture of Scotland

Main article: Culture of Scotland

Art in Scotland

People of Scotland

Religion in Scotland

Sports in Scotland

Main article: Sports in Scotland

Economy and infrastructure of Scotland

Main article: Economy of Scotland

Education in Scotland

Main article: Education in Scotland

Specific schools

Types of schools

Notes


See also

References

  1. ^ The Countries of the UK statistics.gov.uk. Retrieved 10 October 2008.
  2. ^ "Countries within a country". 10 Downing Street. Retrieved 2008-08-24. "The United Kingdom is made up of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland" 
  3. ^ "ISO 3166-2 Newsletter Date: 2007-11-28 No I-9. "Changes in the list of subdivision names and code elements" (Page 11)" (PDF). International Organization for Standardization codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions -- Part 2: Country subdivision codes. Retrieved 2008-05-31. "SCT Scotland country" 
  4. ^ "Scottish Executive Resources" (PDF). Scotland in Short. Scottish Executive. 17 February 2007. Retrieved 14 September 2006. 

External links

Wikimedia Atlas of Scotland








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