Is Corfu Bigger Than Portugal? (Comparison)

Corfu is an island of Greece located in the Ionian sea, whereas  Portugal is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula, in southwestern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corfu and Portugal regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Corfu bigger than Portugal?

The total area of Corfu is 610.9 sq km, and the total area of Portugal is 92,212 sq km. Corfu is smaller than Portugal by 91,601.1 sq km. Corfu is around 150.94 times smaller than Portugal.

Area of Corfu:  235.9 sq mi ( 610.9 km2 )

Area of Corfu compared to Portugal

Area of Portugal:  35,603 sq mi ( 92,212 km2 )

Area of Portugal compared to the area of Corfu

 

Population

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 Portugal as of 19th June 2021, is 10,167,782.

Population of Portugal compared to Corfu

Here is some more data comparison between Corfu and Portugal.

The capital city of Corfu is Corfu Town, and the capital city of Portugal is Lisbon.

Official Languages

Corfu: Greek
Portugal: Portuguese

Human Development Index

HDI of Corfu (Ionian Islands) as of 2018: 0.865
HDI of Portugal as of 2018: 0.864

Corfu Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

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

Portugal Timezone: 

UTC (Western European Time)
UTC – 1 (Atlantic, Azores)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time )
UTC (Atlantic, Azores)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Portugal:
38° 42′ 0″ N9° 11′ 0″ W

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