Is Corsica Bigger Than Luxembourg? (Comparison)

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


Is Corsica bigger than Luxembourg?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Luxembourg is 2,586.4 sq km. Corsica is bigger than Luxembourg by 6,135.6 sq km. Corsica is around 3.37 times bigger than Luxembourg.

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

Area of Corsica compared to Luxembourg

Area of Luxembourg:  998.6 sq mi ( 2,586.4 km2 )

Area of Luxembourg 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 Luxembourg

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Luxembourg as of 23rd December 2021, is estimated to be around 637,313.

Population of Luxembourg compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Luxembourg.

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

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Luxembourg: Luxembourgish, French, German

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Luxembourg as of 2018: 0.916

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Luxembourg Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Corsica and Luxembourg are in the same time zone. 

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Luxembourg:
49° 48′ 52″ N6° 7′ 54″ E

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