12 terms

AQA GCSE Urban UK London location and importance

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South East of England
The part of the UK where London is located
River Thames
The water course that runs through London, which has been influential in its growth
London and South East England
have the densest population of the UK.
The houses of Parliament
the building where the British Parliament sits in London
Europe's Hot banana
The economic core of Europe where London is found
12.5%
of the UK's population is in London on just 0.6% of the land
$21.1 billion in 2011
the highest tourist spend in the world in London
23%
How much more Londoners earn than the UK average
22%
Amount of the UK's GDP that London generates
15
of the head offices of the 250 largest companies in the world are in London
2 million
Londoners do not speak English at home
5 million
jobs in London at the start of 2012

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