Great Britain is an island off the western coast of Europe and comprises England, Scotland, and Wales. Although the term is often used as a synonym for the United Kingdom, the difference between United Kingdom and Great Britain is that the UK also includes Northern Ireland and a number of offshore islands in addition to Great Britain.
|Great Britain||United Kingdom|
|Currency||Pound sterling (£) (GBP)||Pound sterling (£) (GBP)|
|Time zone||GMT (UTC+0)||Greenwich Mean Time (UTC)|
|Government||Parliamentary democracy and Constitutional monarchy||Constitutional monarchy, Parliamentary Democracy|