Is Malta Bigger Than Russia? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Russia?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Russia is 17,098,246 sq km. Malta is smaller than Russia by 17,098,246 sq km. Malta is around 54108.37 times smaller than Russia.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Russia

Area of Russia:  6,601,670 sq mi ( 17,098,246 km2 )

Area of Russia 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 Russia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Russia as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 145,997,079.

Population of Russia compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Russia.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Russia is Moscow.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Russia: Russian

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Russia as of 2018: 0.824

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Russia Timezone: 

UTC + 2 to UTC + 12

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Russia:
60° 0′ 0″ N90° 0′ 0″ E

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