Is Cyprus Bigger Than The United Arab Emirates? (Comparison)

The United Arab Emirates is located in Western Asia at the eastern end of the Arabian Peninsula. On the other hand, Cyprus is located in the Eastern Mediterranean. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Cyprus and the United Arab Emirates regarding different aspects.


Is Cyprus bigger than the UAE?

The total area of Cyprus is 9,251 km2  and the total area of the UAE is 83,600 km2. Cyprus is smaller than the United Arab Emirates by 74,349 km2. Cyprus is 9 times smaller than the UAE.

Area of the United Arab Emirates:  32,300 sq mi ( 83,600 km2 )

Area of the UAE compared to Cyprus

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

Area of Cyprus compared to the UAE


As per the Worldometer data, the current population of the UAE estimated as of 8th December 2020 is 9,943,789.

Population of the UAE compared to Cyprus

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Cyprus estimated as of 8th December 2020 is 1,211,257.

Population of Cyprus compared to UAE

Here is some more data comparison between Cyprus and the UAE.

The capital city of Cyprus is Nicosia and the capital of the UAE is Abu Dhabi.

Official Languages

Cyprus: Greek and Turkish
UAE: Arabic

Human Development Index

HDI of Cyprus as of 2018: 0.873
HDI of the United Arab Emirates as of 2018: 0.866

Cyprus Timezone:

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

UAE Timezone: 

UTC + 4:00 (United Arab Emirates Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the UAE:
24° 0′ 0″ N54° 0′ 0″ E

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