Is Malta Bigger Than Israel? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Israel?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Israel is 22,145 sq km. Malta is smaller than Israel by 21,829 sq km. Malta is around 70.07 times smaller than Israel.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Israel

Area of Israel:  8,630 sq mi ( 22,145 km2 )

Area of Israel 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 Israel

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Israel as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 8,794,708.

Population of Israel compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Israel.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Israel is Jerusalem.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Israel: Hebrew

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Israel as of 2018: 0.919

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Israel Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Israel Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Israel Summer Time

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Israel:
31° 0′ 0″ N35° 0′ 0″ E

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