Is Malta Bigger Than Australia? (Comparison)

Malta is an island country in the Southern part of Europe located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Australia is a country located in the Oceania continent. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Malta and Australia  regarding various aspects.


Is Malta bigger than Australia?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Australia is 7,692,024 sq km. Malta is smaller than Australia by 7,691,708 sq km. Malta is around 24341.84 times smaller than Australia.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Australia

Area of Australia:  2,969,907 sq mi ( 7,692,024 km2 )

Area of Australia compared to Malta


According to the data from Worldometer, the total population of Malta as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 442,725.

Population of Malta compared to Australia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Australia as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 25,801,753.

Population of Australia compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Australia.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Australia is Canberra.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Australia: None at the federal level, but English is the national language of Australia.

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Australia as of 2018: 0.944

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Australia Timezone: 

UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Summer (DST):
UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Malta:
35° 54′ 0″ N14° 31′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Australia:
25° 0′ 0″ S133° 0′ 0″ E

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