Is Greece Bigger Than Cyprus? (Comparison)

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Is Cyprus Bigger Than Greece

Cyprus is an island country located in the Eastern Mediterranean whereas Greece is a country located in Southeast Europe. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Cyprus and Greece regarding various aspects.


Is Cyprus Bigger than Greece?

The total area of Cyprus is 9,251 km2  and the total area of Greece is 131,957 km2. Cyprus is smaller than Greece by 122,706 km2. Cyprus is around 14.3 times smaller than Greece.

Area of Cyprus:  3,572 sq mi ( 9,251 km2 )

Area of Cyprus Compared to Greece

Area of Greece:  50,949 sq mi ( 131,957 km2 )

Area of Greece compared to Cyprus


As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Cyprus estimated as of 28th April 2021 is 1,214,676.

Population of Cyprus compared to Greece

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Greece estimated as of 28th April 2021 is 10,381,536.

Population of Greece compared to Cyprus

Here is some more data comparison between Cyprus and Greece.

The capital city of Cyprus is Nicosia and the capital city of Greece is Athens.

Official Languages

Cyprus: Greek and Turkish
Greece: Greek

Human Development Index

HDI of Cyprus as of 2018: 0.873
HDI of Greece as of 2019: 0.888

Cyprus Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Greece Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Greece and Cyprus are in the same time zone.

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Cyprus:
35° 0′ 0″ N, 33° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Greece:
39° 0′ 0″ N22° 0′ 0″ E

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By Aashish Poudel Genuine

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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