Is England Bigger Than Nigeria? (Comparison)

Is England Bigger than Nigeria

England is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Nigeria is a country located in West Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between England and Nigeria regarding various aspects.


Is England bigger than Nigeria?

The total area of England is 130,279 sq km, and the total area of Nigeria is 923,769 sq km. England is smaller than Nigeria by 793,490 sq km. England is around 7.09 times smaller than Nigeria.

Area of England:  50,301 sq mi ( 130,279 km2 )

Area of England compared to Nigeria

Area of Nigeria:  356,669 sq mi ( 923,769 km2 )

Area of Nigeria compared to England


According to the World Bank, ONS UK, and Eurostat, the total population of England as of 2018 was estimated to be around 55.98 Million.

Population of England compared to Nigeria

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Nigeria as of 10th July 2021, is 211,569,865.

Population of Nigeria compared to England

Here is some more data comparison between England and Nigeria.

The capital city of England is London, and the capital city of Nigeria is Abuja.

Official Languages

England: English
Nigeria: English, Yoruba, Igbo

Human Development Index

HDI of England as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Nigeria as of 2018: 0.539

England Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Nigeria Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (West Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of England:
53° 0′ 0″ N1° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Nigeria:
8° 0′ 0″ N10° 0′ 0″ E

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Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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