Is Malta Bigger Than Greece? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Greece?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Greece is 131,957 sq km. Malta is smaller than Greece by 131,641 sq km. Malta is around 417.58 times smaller than Greece.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Greece

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

Area of Greece 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 Greece

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Greece as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 10,372,595.

Population of Greece compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Greece.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Greece is Athens.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Greece: Greek

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Greece as of 2018: 0.888

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

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

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