Is Malta Bigger Than Libya? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Libya?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Libya is 1,759,541 sq km. Malta is smaller than Libya by 1,759,225 sq km. Malta is around 5,568.16 times smaller than Libya.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Libya

Area of Libya:  679,363 sq mi ( 1,759,541 km2 )

Area of Libya 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 Libya

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Libya as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 6,967,012.

Population of Libya compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Libya.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Libya is Tripoli.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Libya: Arabic

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Libya as of 2018: 0.724

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Libya Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Libya:
27° 0′ 0″ N17° 0′ 0″ E

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