Is Malta Bigger Than Spain? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Spain?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km. Malta is smaller than Spain by 505,674 sq km. Malta is around 1601.23 times smaller than Spain.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Spain

Area of Spain:  195,360 sq mi ( 505,990 km2 )

Area of Spain 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 Spain

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Spain as of 5th July 2021, is estimated to be around 46,772,899.

Population of Spain compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Spain.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Spain is Madrid.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Spain: Spanish

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Spain as of 2018: 0.904

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Spain Timezone: 

UTC + 0 to UTC + 1 (Western European Time and Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 to UTC + 2 (Western European Summer Time and Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Spain:
40° 0′ 0″ N4° 0′ 0″ W

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