Is Crete Bigger Than Quebec? (Comparison)

Crete is the largest and most populous island of the country of Greece, whereas Quebec is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada, located in Central Canada. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Crete and Quebec regarding various aspects.


Is Crete bigger than Quebec?

The total area of Crete is 8,450 sq km, and the total area of Quebec is 1,542,056 sq km. Crete is smaller than Quebec by 1,533,606 sq km. Crete is around 182.5 times smaller than Quebec.

Area of Crete:  3,260 sq mi ( 8,450 km2 )

Area of Crete compared to Quebec

Area of Quebec: 595,391 sq mi (1,542,056 km2 )

Area of Quebec compared to Crete


According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Crete as of 2019 was estimated to be around 634,930.

Population of Crete compared to Quebec

Based on the StatCan data, the total population of Quebec as of 2019 was estimated to be around 8.485 Million.

Population of Quebec compared to Crete

Here is some more data comparison between Crete and Quebec.

The capital city of Crete is Heraklion, and the capital city of Quebec is Quebec City.

Official Languages

Crete: Greek
Quebec: English, French

Human Development Index

HDI of Crete as of 2018: 0.870
HDI of Quebec as of 2018: 0.908

Crete Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Quebec Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Time Zone)
UTC – 4 (Atlantic Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Crete:
35° 12′ 36″ N24° 54′ 36″ E

Coordinates of Quebec:
52° 0′ 0″ N72° 0′ 0″ W

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