Is Corsica Bigger Than Holland? (Comparison)

Corsica is an Island of France located in the Mediterranean Sea, whereas Holland is a geographical region and former province on the western coast of the Netherlands. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corsica and Holland regarding various aspects.


Is Corsica bigger than Holland?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Holland is 7,511 sq km. Corsica is bigger than Holland by 1,211 sq km. Corsica is around 1.16 times bigger than Holland.

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

Area of Corsica compared to Holland

Area of Holland:  2,900 sq mi ( 7,511 km2 )

Area of Holland 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 Holland

Based on Wikipedia, the last known population of Holland as of 1st November 2019 was 6,583,534.

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Holland.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Holland: Dutch

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Holland as of 2018: 0.942

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Holland Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Corsica and Holland are in the same time zone.

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Holland:
52° 15′ 0″ N4° 40′ 1.2″ E

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