Is Corsica Bigger Than Denmark? (Comparison)

Corsica is an Island of France located in the Mediterranean Sea, whereas Denmark is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corsica and Denmark regarding various aspects.


Is Corsica bigger than Denmark?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Denmark is 42,933 sq km. Corsica is smaller than Denmark by 34,211 sq km. Corsica is around 4.92 times smaller than Denmark.

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

Area of Corsica compared to Denmark

Area of Denmark:  16,577 sq mi ( 42,933 km2 )

Area of Denmark 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 Denmark

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Denmark as of 18th November 2021, is estimated to be around 5,814,378.

Population of Denmark compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Denmark.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of Denmark is Copenhagen.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Denmark: Danish

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Denmark as of 2018: 0.940

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Denmark Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Corsica and Denmark are in the same time zone. 

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Denmark:
56° 0′ 0″ N10° 0′ 0″ E

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