Is Malta Bigger Than Dublin? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Dublin?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Dublin is 117.8 sq km. Malta is bigger than Dublin by 198.2 sq km. Malta is around 2.68 times bigger than Dublin.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Dublin

Area of Dublin:  45.5 sq mi ( 117.8 km2 )

Area of Dublin 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 Dublin

Based on the United Nations data, the total population of Dublin as of 2016 was estimated to be around 544,107.

Population of Dublin compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Dublin.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Dublin: Irish and English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Dublin as of 2018: 0.963

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Dublin Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (Irish Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Dublin:
53° 20′ 59″ N6° 15′ 37″ W

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