Is Corsica Bigger Than El Salvador? (Comparison)

Corsica is an Island of France located in the Mediterranean Sea, whereas El Salvador is a country located in South America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corsica and El Salvador regarding various aspects.


Is Corsica bigger than El Salvador?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of El Salvador is 21,041 sq km. Corsica is smaller than El Salvador by 12,319 sq km. Corsica is around 2.41 times smaller than El Salvador.

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

Area of Corsica compared to El Salvador

Area of El Salvador:  8,124 sq mi ( 21,041 km2 )

Area of El Salvador 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 El Salvador

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of El Salvador as of 18th November 2021, is estimated to be around 6,521,886.

Population of El Salvador compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and El Salvador.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of El Salvador is San Salvador.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
El Salvador: Spanish

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2019: 0.858
HDI of El Salvador as of 2019: 0.673

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

El Salvador Timezone: 

UTC – 6 (North American Central Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of El Salvador:
13° 41′ 0″ N89° 11′ 0″ W

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