Is England Bigger Than Wales? (Comparison)

England and Wales both are countries in the United Kingdom. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between England and Wales regarding various aspects.

Size

Is England bigger than Wales?

The total area of England is 130,279 sq km, and the total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km. England is bigger than Wales by 109,500 sq km. England is around 6.27 times bigger than Wales.

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

Area of England compared to Wales

Area of Wales: 8,023 sq mi (20,779 km2 )

Area of Wales compared to England

Population

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 Wales

Based on the data from Eurostat, the population of Wales estimated as of 2019 was around 3.136 Million.

Population of Wales compared to England

Here is some more data comparison between England and Wales.

The capital city of England is London, and the capital city of Wales is Cardiff.

Official Languages

England: English
Wales: Welsh and English

Human Development Index

HDI of England as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883

England Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

England and Wales are in the same time zone. 

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of England:
53° 0′ 0″ N, 1° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Wales:
52° 18′ 0″ N3° 36′ 0″ W

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