United Kingdom Cultures
The United Kingdom is about the same size of the U.S. state of Oregon and comprises the entire island of Great Britain (England, Scotland, and Wales) and Northern Ireland. The population of the UK is primarily Caucasian (87 percent), with black (3 percent), Indian (2 percent), and Pakistani (2 percent) making up the remaining population. Most people in the UK live in England, followed by Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Generally, Britons appreciate emotional control. Effusive behavior may be perceived as embarrassing. Scottish and Welsh people tend to possess a strong sense of nationalism.