Is Malta Bigger Than the Isle of Arran? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is Malta bigger than the Isle of Arran?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of the Isle of Arran is 432.53 sq km. Malta is smaller than the Isle of Arran by 116.53 sq km. Malta is around 1.39 times smaller than the Isle of Arran.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to the Isle of Arran

Area of the Isle of Arran:  167 sq mi ( 432.53 km2 )

Area of the Isle of Arran compared to Malta

Population

According to the data from Worldometer, the total population of Malta as of 7th July 2021, is estimated to be around 442,725.

Population of Malta compared to the Isle of Arran

Based on Wikipedia, the last known population of Isle of Arran in 2011 was estimated to be around 4,629.

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and the Isle of Arran.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Isle of Arran: Scottish, English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.993

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Isle of Arran Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Malta:
35° 54′ 0″ N, 14° 31′ 0″ E

Coordinates of the Isle of Arran:
55° 34′ 24.64″ N5° 15′ 11.99″ W

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