Is Canada Bigger Than Greenland? (Comparison)

Canada is a country located in North America, whereas Greenland is located in between the Arctic and Atlantic oceans. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Canada and Greenland regarding various aspects.


Is Canada bigger than Greenland?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of Greenland is 2,166,086 sq km. Canada is bigger than Greenland by 7,818,584 sq km. Canada is around 4.61 times bigger than Greenland.

Area of Canada:  3,855,100 sq mi ( 9,984,670 km2 )

Area of Canada compared to Greenland

Area of Greenland:  836,330 sq mi ( 2,166,086 km2 )

Area of Greenland compared to Canada


According to the Worldometer data, the total population of Canada as of 29th June 2021 was estimated to be around 38,075,122.

Population of Canada compared to Greenland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Greenland as of 30th June 2021, is 56,868.

Population of Greenland compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and Greenland.

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, and the capital city of Greenland is Nuuk.

Official Languages

Canada: English, French
Greenland: Greenlandic

Human Development Index

HDI of Canada as of 2019: 0.929
HDI of Greenland as of 2010: 0.786

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

Greenland Timezone: 

UTC (+) (-) 0 to UTC – 4

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Canada:
60° 0′ 0″ N110° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Greenland:
72° 0′ 0″ N40° 0′ 0″ W

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