Is Cyprus Bigger Than The United Kingdom? (Comparison)

Cyprus is an island country located in the Eastern Mediterranean whereas the United Kingdom is a sovereign country in north-western Europe. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Cyprus and the United Kingdom regarding various aspects.


Is Cyprus Bigger than the United Kingdom?

The total area of Cyprus is 9,251 km2  and the total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 km2. Cyprus is smaller than the United Kingdom by 233,244 km2. Cyprus is around 26.3 times smaller than the United Kingdom.

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

Area of Cyprus Compared to the UK

Area of the United Kingdom:  93,628 sq mi ( 242,495 km2 )

Area of the UK compared to Cyprus


As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Cyprus estimated as of 28th April 2021 is 1,214,676.

Population of Cyprus compared to the United Kingdom

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of the United Kingdom estimated as of 28th April 2021 is 68,181,848.

Population of the United Kingdom compared to Cyprus

Here is some more data comparison between Cyprus and the United Kingdom.

The capital city of Cyprus is Nicosia and the capital city of the United Kingdom is London.

Official Languages

Cyprus: Greek and Turkish
The United Kingdom: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Cyprus as of 2018: 0.873
HDI of the United Kingdom as of 2019: 0.932

Cyprus Timezone:

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

The United Kingdom Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N3° 0′ 0″ W

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