Is Corsica Bigger Than Hong Kong? (Comparison)

Corsica is an Island of France located in the Mediterranean Sea, whereas Hong Kong is a metropolitan area and special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Corsica and Hong Kong regarding various aspects.


Is Corsica bigger than Hong Kong?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Hong Kong is 1,110.18 sq km. Corsica is bigger than Hong Kong by 7,611.82 sq km. Corsica is around 7.86 times bigger than Hong Kong.

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

Area of Corsica compared to Hong Kong

Area of Hong Kong:  428.64 sq mi ( 1,110.18 km2 )

Area of Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Hong Kong as of 7th December 2021, is estimated to be around 7,563,667.

Population of Hong Kong compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Hong Kong.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of Hong Kong is Hong Kong City.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Hong Kong: Chinese

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Hong Kong as of 2018: 0.949

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Hong Kong Timezone: 

UTC + 8 ( Hong Kong Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Hong Kong:
22° 18′ 0″ N114° 12′ 0″ E

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