Is Corsica Bigger Than Dubai? (Comparison)

Corsica is an Island of France located in the Mediterranean Sea, whereas the Emirate of Dubai is one of the 7 Emirates of the United Arab Emirates. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corsica and Dubai regarding various aspects.


Is Corsica bigger than Dubai?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Dubai is 3,885 sq km. Corsica is bigger than Dubai by 4,837 sq km. Corsica is around 2.25 times bigger than Dubai.

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

Area of Corsica compared to the Emirate of Dubai

Area of the Emirate of Dubai:  15,00 sq mi ( 3,885 km2 )

Area of the Emirate of Dubai 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 the Emirate of Dubai

Based on Wikipedia, the total population of the Emirate of Dubai as of 2019 was estimated to be around 4,177,059.

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Dubai.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of Emirate of Dubai is Dubai.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Dubai: Arabic

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Dubai as of 2018: 0.890

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Dubai Timezone: 

UTC + 4 (UAE Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Emirate of Dubai:
23° 30′ 0″ N54° 30′ 0″ E

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