Is Malta Bigger Than Santorini? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is Malta bigger than Santorini?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Santorini Municipality is 90.69 sq km. Malta is bigger than Santorini by 225.31 sq km. Malta is around 3.48 times smaller than Santorini.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Santorini

Area of Santorini Municipality:  35.02 sq mi ( 90.69 km2 )

Area of Santorini compared to Malta

Population

According to the data from Worldometer, the total population of Malta as of 7th July 2021, is estimated to be around 442,725.

Population of Malta compared to Santorini

Based on Wikipedia, the last known total population of Santorini Municipality as of 2011 was estimated to be around 15,550.

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Santorini.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Santorini is Fira.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Santorini: Greek

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Santorni as of 2018: 0.878

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Santorini Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Malta:
35° 54′ 0″ N, 14° 31′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Santorini:
36° 25′ 0″ N25° 26′ 0″ E

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