Is England Bigger Than Sri Lanka? (Comparison)

England is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Sri Lanka is an island country in South Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between England and Sri Lanka regarding various aspects.


Is England bigger than Sri Lanka?

The total area of England is 130,279 sq km, and the total area of Sri Lanka is 65,610 sq km. England is bigger than Sri Lanka by 64,669 sq km. England is around 1.98 times bigger than Sri Lanka.

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

Area of England compared to Sri Lanka

Area of Sri Lanka:  25,330 sq mi ( 65,610 km2 )

Area of Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Sri Lanka as of 10th July 2021, is 21,505,286.

Population of Sri Lanka compared to England-

Here is some more data comparison between England and Sri Lanka.

The capital city of England is London, and the capital city of Sri Lanka are Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte (legislative) and Colombo (executive and judicial).

Official Languages

England: English
Sri Lanka: Sinhala, Tamil

Human Development Index

HDI of England as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Sri Lanka as of 2018: 0.782

England Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Sri Lanka Timezone: 

UTC + 5:30 (Sri Lanka Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Sri Lanka:
7° 0′ 0″ N81° 0′ 0″ E

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