Is Corfu Bigger Than Japan? (Comparison)

Corfu is an island of Greece located in the Ionian sea, whereas Japan is an island country in East Asia, located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corfu and Japan regarding various aspects.


Is Corfu bigger than Japan?

The total area of Corfu is 610.9 sq km, and the total area of Japan is 377,975 sq km. Corfu is smaller than Japan by 377,364.1 sq km. Corfu is around 618.72 times smaller than Japan.

Area of Corfu:  235.9 sq mi ( 610.9 km2 )

Area of Corfu compared to Japan

Area of Japan:  145,937 sq mi ( 377,975 km2 )

Area of Japan compared to Corfu


According to Wikipedia, the last known total population of Corfu as of 2011 was estimated to be around 102,071.

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Japan as of 29th June 2021, is 126,099,855.

Population of Japan compared to Corfu

Here is some more data comparison between Corfu and Japan.

The capital city of Corfu is Corfu Town, and the capital city of Japan is Tokyo.

Official Languages

Corfu: Greek
Japan: Japanese

Human Development Index

HDI of Corfu (Ionian Islands) as of 2018: 0.865
HDI of Japan as of 2018: 0.919

Corfu Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Japan Timezone: 

UTC + 9 (Japan Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Corfu:
39° 35′ 0″ N, 19° 52′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Japan:
36° 0′ 0″ N138° 0′ 0″ E

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