Outline of Wales

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File:Europe location WAL2.png
Location of Wales (orange)
– in the European continent (camel & white)
– in the United Kingdom (camel)
File:Wales SRTM.png
Enlargeable relief map of Wales

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

Walescountry that is part of the United Kingdom,[1] bordered by England to its east and the Atlantic Ocean and Irish Sea to its west. It has an estimated population of three million and is officially bilingual with the Welsh and English languages having equal status. The Welsh language is an important element of Welsh culture. Its decline has reversed over recent years, with Welsh speakers estimated to be around 20% of the population of Wales.[2]

General reference

Geography of Wales

Main article: Geography of Wales

Environment of Wales

Natural geographic features of Wales

Regions of Wales

Main article: Regions of Wales

Ecoregions of Wales

Main article: Ecoregions in Wales

Administrative divisions of Wales

Main article: Administrative divisions of Wales
Counties of Wales
Preserved counties of Wales
Historic counties of Wales
Former Districts of Wales
Cities of Wales

Demography of Wales

Main article: Demographics of Wales

Government and politics of Wales

Main article: Government of Wales and Politics of Wales

Branches of the government of Wales




Law and order in Wales


Main article: Military of the United Kingdom

Local government in Wales

History of Wales

Main article: History of Wales, Timeline of the history of Wales, and Current events of Wales

History of Wales, by period

History of Wales, by region

History of Wales, by subject

Culture of Wales

Main article: Culture of Wales

Art in Wales

Religion in Wales

Sport in Wales

Main article: Sport in Wales

Economy and infrastructure of Wales

Main article: Economy of Wales

Education in Wales

Main article: Education in Wales

See also


  1. "The Countries of the UK". statistics.gov.uk. Retrieved 10 October 2008.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Welsh Language Board - Number of speakers". Byig-wlb.org.uk. Retrieved 19 June 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

External links

Wikimedia Atlas of Wales