Is Corfu Bigger Than Malta? (Comparison)

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Is Corfu bigger than Malta

Corfu is an island of Greece located in the Ionian sea, whereas Malta is an island country located in the Eastern Mediterranean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corfu and Malta regarding various aspects.


Is Corfu bigger than Malta?

The total area of Corfu is 610.9 sq km, and the total area of Malta is 316 sq km. Corfu is bigger than Malta by 294.9 sq km. Corfu is around 1.93 times bigger than Malta.

Area of Corfu:  235.9 sq mi ( 610.9 km2 )

Area of Corfu compared to Malta

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta 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 Malta as of 30th June 2021, is 442,698.

Population of Malta compared to Corfu

Here is some more data comparison between Corfu and Malta.

The capital city of Corfu is Corfu Town, and the capital city of Malta is Valletta.

Official Languages

Corfu: Greek
Malta: Maltese

Human Development Index

HDI of Corfu (Ionian Islands) as of 2018: 0.865
HDI of Malta as of 2018: 0.985

Corfu Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

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

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1  (Central European Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Malta:
35° 54′ 0″ N14° 31′ 0″ E

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By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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