Is Greece Bigger Than The Netherlands? (Comparison)

This post was most recently updated on June 24th, 2021

The Netherlands is a country primarily located in Western Europe and partly in the Caribbean, forming the largest constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. On the other hand, Greece is a country located in Southeast Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Greece and the Netherlands regarding different aspects.

Is Greece bigger than the Netherlands?

The total area of Greece is 131,957 km2 and the total area of the Netherlands is 41,865 km2. Greece is bigger than the Netherlands by 90,092 km2. Greece is almost 3.15 times bigger than the Netherlands.

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

Area of Greece compared to the Netherlands

Area of the Netherlands: 16,164 sq mi (41,865 km2 )

Area of the Netherlands compared to Greece

Population

As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Greece estimated as of 29th December 2020 is 10,397,974.

Population of Greece compared to the Netherlands

According to the data from Worldometer, the population of the Netherlands as of 29th December 2020 is estimated to be around 17,153,752.

Population of the Netherlands compared to Greece

Here is some more data comparison between Greece and the Netherlands.

The capital city of Greece is Athens, and the capital city of the Netherlands is Amsterdam.

Official Languages

Greece: Greek
Netherlands: Dutch

Human Development Index

HDI of Greece as of 2018: 0.888
HDI of the Netherlands as of 2018: 0.944

Greece Timezone:

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

Netherlands Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)
UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Netherlands:
52° 19′ 0″ N5° 33′ 0″ E

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