Is Corsica Bigger Than Nigeria? (Comparison)

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


Is Corsica bigger than Nigeria?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Nigeria is 923,769 sq km. Corsica is smaller than Nigeria by 915,047 sq km. Corsica is around 105.91 times smaller than Nigeria.

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

Area of Corsica compared to Nigeria

Area of Nigeria:  356,669 sq mi ( 923,769 km2 )

Area of Nigeria 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 Nigeria

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Nigeria as of 23rd December 2021, is estimated to be around 211,917,559.

Population of Nigeria compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Nigeria.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of Nigeria is Abuja.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Nigeria: English, Yoruba, Igbo

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Nigeria as of 2018: 0.539

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Nigeria Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (West Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Nigeria:
8° 0′ 0″ N10° 0′ 0″ E

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