Is Malta Bigger Than Latvia? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Latvia?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Latvia is 64,589 sq km. Malta is smaller than Latvia by 64,273 sq km. Malta is around 204.40 times smaller than Latvia.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Latvia

Area of Latvia:  24,983 sq mi ( 64,589 km2 )

Area of Latvia 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 Latvia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Latvia as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 1,865,752.

Population of Latvia compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Latvia.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Latvia is Riga.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Latvia: Latvian

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Latvia as of 2018: 0.866

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Latvia 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 Latvia:
57° 0′ 0″ N25° 0′ 0″ E

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