Is Malta Bigger Than Jamaica? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Jamaica?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Jamaica is 10,991 sq km. Malta is smaller than Jamaica by 10,675 sq km. Malta is around 34.78 times smaller than Jamaica.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Jamaica

Area of Jamaica:  4,244 sq mi ( 10,991 km2 )

Area of Jamaica 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 Jamaica

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Jamaica as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 2,974,189.

Population of Jamaica compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Jamaica.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Jamaica is Kingston.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Jamaica: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Jamaica as of 2018: 0.734

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Jamaica Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Jamaica:
18° 10′ 48″ N77° 24′ 0″ W

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