Is Canada Bigger Than Switzerland? (Comparison)

Canada is a country located in North America, whereas Switzerland is a country located in the confluence of Western, Central, and Southern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Canada and Switzerland regarding various aspects.


Is Canada bigger than Switzerland?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of Switzerland is 41,285 sq km. Canada is bigger than Switzerland by 9,943,385 sq km. Canada is around 241.84 times bigger than Switzerland.

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

Area of Canada compared to Switzerland

Area of Switzerland:  15,940 sq mi ( 41,285 km2 )

Area of Switzerland 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 Switzerland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Switzerland as of 30th June 2021, is 8,718,027.

Population of Switzerland compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and Switzerland.

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, and the capital city of Switzerland is Bern.

Official Languages

Canada: English, French
Switzerland: German, French, Italian

Human Development Index

HDI of Canada as of 2019: 0.929
HDI of Switzerland as of 2018: 0.955

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

Switzerland Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Switzerland:
46° 50′ 0″ N8° 20′ 0″ E

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