Is Malta Bigger Than Rhode Island? (Comparison)

Malta is an island country in the Southern part of Europe located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Rhode Island is a state in the New England region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Malta and Rhode Island regarding various aspects.


Is Malta bigger than Rhode Island?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Rhode Island is 3,144 sq km. Malta is smaller than Rhode Island by 2,828 sq km. Malta is around 9.94 times smaller than Rhode Island.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Rhodes Island

Area of Rhode Island:  1,214 sq mi ( 3,144 km2 )

Area of Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island

According to the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Rhode Island as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.059 Million.

Population of Rhode Island compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Rhode Island.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Rhode Island is Providence.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Rhode Island: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Rhode Island as of 2018: 0.930

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Rhode Island Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Rhode Island:
41° 42′ 0″ N71° 30′ 0″ W

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