Is Corsica Bigger Than Austria? (Comparison)

Corsica is an Island of France located in the Mediterranean Sea, whereas Austria is a landlocked East Alpine country located in the Southern part of Central Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corsica and Austria regarding various aspects.


Is Corsica bigger than Austria?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Austria is 83,879 sq km. Corsica is smaller than Austria by 75,157 sq km. Corsica is around 9.62 times smaller than Austria.

Area of Corsica:  3,368 sq mi ( 8,722 km2 )

Area of Corsica compared to Austria

Area of Austria:  32,336 sq mi ( 83,879 km2 )

Area of Austria compared to Corsica


According to the INSEE, World Bank data, the total population of Corsica as of 2019 was estimated to be around 339,178.

Population of Corsica compared to Austria

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Austria as of 12th November 2021, is estimated to be around 9,062,491.

Population of Austria compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Austria.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of Austria is Vienna.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Austria: German

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Austria as of 2018: 0.922

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Austria Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Corsica and Austria are in the same time zone.

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Corsica:
47° 0′ 0″ N, 2° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Austria:
47° 20′ 0″ N13° 20′ 0″ E

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