Is France Bigger Than Morocco? (Comparison)

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Morocco is the northwesternmost country in the Maghreb region of North Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Morocco regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Morocco?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Morocco is 710,850 sq km. France is smaller than Morocco by 70,171 sq km. France is around 1.1 times smaller than Morocco.

Area of France:  247,368 sq mi ( 640,679 km2 )

Area of France compared to Morocco

Area of Morocco:  274,460 sq mi ( 710,850 km2 )

Area of Morocco compared to France


Based on the World Bank, Eurostat data, the total population of France as of 2019 was estimated to be around 67.06 Million.

Population of France compared to Morocco

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Morocco as of 23rd October 2021, is estimated to be around 37,392,458.

Population of Morocco compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Morocco.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Morocco is Rabat.

Official Languages

France: French
Morocco: Arabic, Berber

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Morocco as of 2019: 0.686

France Timezone: 

France has 12 different time zones but the majority of the area observes:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Morocco Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of France:
47° 0′ 0″ N, 2° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Morocco:
32° 0′ 0″ N6° 0′ 0″ W

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