Is Corsica Bigger Than Norway? (Comparison)

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


Is Corsica bigger than Norway?

The total area of Corsica is 8,722 sq km, and the total area of Norway is 385,207 sq km. Corsica is smaller than Norway by 376,485 sq km. Corsica is around 44.16 times smaller than Norway.

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

Area of Corsica compared to Norway

Area of Norway:  148,729 sq mi ( 385,207 km2 )

Area of Norway 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 Norway

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Norway as of 26th December 2021, is estimated to be around 5,467,694.

Population of Norway compared to Corsica

Here is some more data comparison between Corsica and Norway.

The capital of Corsica is Ajaccio, and the capital city of Norway is Oslo.

Official Languages

Corsica: French
Norway: Norwegian

Human Development Index

HDI of Corsica as of 2018: 0.864
HDI of Norway as of 2018: 0.957

Corsica Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Norway Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Corsica and Norway are in the same time zone. 

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Norway:
61° 0′ 0″ N8° 0′ 0″ E

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