Is Malta Bigger Than Northern Ireland? (Comparison)

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Is Malta Bigger than Northern Ireland

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


Is Malta bigger than Northern Ireland?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Northern Ireland is 14,130 sq km. Malta is smaller than Northern Ireland by 13,814 sq km. Malta is around 44.71 times smaller than Northern Ireland.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Northern Ireland

Area of Northern Ireland:  5,460 sq mi ( 14,130 km2 )

Area of Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Based on the United Nation’s data, the total population of Northern Ireland as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.885 Million.

Population of Northern Ireland compared to Malta


Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Northern Ireland.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Northern Ireland is Belfast.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Northern Ireland: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Northern Ireland as of 2018: 0.887

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Northern Ireland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Northern Ireland:
54° 40′ 0″ N6° 40′ 0″ W

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By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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