Is Cyprus Bigger Than Dubai? (Comparison)

Dubai is one of the 7 Emirates of the UAE. Dubai is located in the eastern part of the Arabic Peninsula whereas Cyprus is an independent island country, located in the Eastern Mediterranean Region. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Cyprus and Dubai regarding different aspects.


Is Cyprus bigger than Dubai?

The total area of Cyprus is 9,251 km2  and the total area of Dubai is 4,114 km2. Cyprus is bigger than Dubai by 5,137 km2. Cyprus is 2.25 times bigger than Dubai.

Area of Cyprus:  3,572 sq mi ( 9,251 km2 )

Area of Cyprus compared to Dubai

Area of Dubai:  1,588 sq mi ( 4,114 km2 )

Area of Dubai compared to Cyprus


As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Cyprus estimated as of 9th December 2020 is 1,211,285.

Population of Cyprus compared to Dubai

The population of Dubai is estimated to be 3.38 million as of January 2020 according to the UAE government data.

Here is some more data comparison between Cyprus and Dubai.

The capital city of Cyprus is Nicosia and the capital of Dubai is Emirate of Dubai.

Official Languages

Cyprus: Greek and Turkish
Dubai: Arabic

Human Development Index

HDI of Cyprus as of 2018: 0.873
HDI of the UAE as of 2018: 0.866

Cyprus Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Dubai Timezone: 

UTC + 04:00 (UAE Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Cyprus:
35° 0′ 0″ N, 33° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Dubai:
25° 15′ 47″ N55° 17′ 50″ E

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