Is France Bigger Than Tasmania? (Comparison)

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Tasmania is one of the states of the country of Australia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Tasmania regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Tasmania?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Tasmania is 90,758 sq km. France is bigger than Tasmania by 549,921 sq km. France is around 7.06 times bigger than Tasmania.

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

Area of France compared to Tasmania

Area of Tasmania:  35,042 sq mi ( 90,758 km2 )

Area of Tasmania 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 Tasmania

According to Wikipedia, the population of Tasmania as of September 2020 was estimated to be around 541,071.

Here is some more data comparison between France and Tasmania.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Tasmania is Hobart.

Official Languages

France: French
Tasmania: English, Tasmanian

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Tasmania as of 2018: 0.907

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)

Tasmania Timezone: 

UTC + 10 (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 11 (Australian Eastern Daylight Saving Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Tasmania:
42° 0′ 0″ S147° 0′ 0″ E

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