Is Malta Bigger Than Bulgaria? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Bulgaria?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Bulgaria is 110,993.6 sq km. Malta is smaller than Bulgaria by 110,677.6 sq km. Malta is around 351.24 times smaller than Bulgaria.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Bulgaria

Area of Bulgaria:  42,854.9 sq mi ( 110,993.6 km2 )

Area of Bulgaria 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 Bulgaria

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Bulgaria as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 6,896,865.

Population of Bulgaria compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Bulgaria.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Bulgaria is Sofia.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Bulgaria: Bulgarian

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Bulgaria as of 2018: 0.8

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Bulgaria Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Bulgaria:
42° 41′ 0″ N23° 19′ 0″ E

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