Alaska vs the United Kingdom (Statistical Comparison)

Alaska is a state located in the Western United States on the northwest extremity of North America, whereas the United Kingdom is a sovereign country in north-western Europe, off the north-­western coast of the European mainland. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Alaska and the United Kingdom regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Alaska bigger than the United Kingdom?

The total area of Alaska is 663,268 sq mi, and the total area of the United Kingdom is 93,628 sq mi. Alaska is bigger than the United Kingdom by 569,640 sq mi. Alaska is around 7.09 times bigger than the United Kingdom.

Area of Alaska:  663,268 sq mi ( 1,717,856 km2 )

Area of Alaska compared to the United Kingdom

Area of the United Kingdom:  93,628 sq mi ( 242,495 km2 )

Area of the United Kingdom compared to Alaska

Population

According to the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Alaska as of 1st July 2021, was estimated to be around 732,673.

Population of Alaska compared to the United Kingdom

 

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of the United Kingdom as of 4th April 2022, is estimated to be around 68,510,188.

Population of the United Kingdom compared to Alaska

Here is some more data comparison between Alaska and the United Kingdom.

The capital of Alaska is Juneau, and the capital city of the United Kingdom is London.

Official Languages

Alaska: Multiple Official Languages
The United Kingdom: English

Demonym(s)

Alaska: Alaskan
The United Kingdom: British, Briton

ISO 3166 Code

Alaska: US-AK
The United Kingdom: GB

Human Development Index

HDI of Alaska as of 2019: 0.936
HDI of the United Kingdom as of 2019: 0.932

Alaska Time Zone: 

UTC − 9 (Alaska Time Zone)
UTC − 10 (Hawaii – Aleutian Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 8 (Alaska Daylight Time)
UTC − 9 (Hawaii – Aleutian Daylight Time)

The United Kingdom Time Zone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Alaska:
64° 4′ 6.6″ N, 152° 16′ 41.52″ W

Coordinates of the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N3° 0′ 0″ W

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