Is Malta Bigger Than California? (Comparison)

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Is Malta Bigger Than California

Malta is an island country in the Southern part of Europe located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas California is a state located in the Western Region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Malta and California regarding various aspects.


Is Malta bigger than California?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of California is 423,970 sq km. Malta is smaller than California by 423,654 sq km. Malta is around 1,341.68 times smaller than California.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to california

Area of California:  163,696 sq mi ( 423,970 km2 )

Area of California 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 California

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of California as of 2019 was estimated to be around 39.51 Million

Population of California compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and California.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of California is Sacramento.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
California: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of California as of 2018: 0.930

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

California Timezone: 

UTC – 8 (Pacific Time Zone)

UTC – 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of California:
37° 0′ 0″ N120° 0′ 0″ W

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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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