Is Malta Bigger Than Wales? (Comparison)

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


Is Malta bigger than Wales?

The total area of Malta is 316 sq km, and the total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km. Malta is smaller than Wales by 20,463 sq km. Malta is around 65.76 times smaller than Wales.

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Wales

Area of Wales: 8,023 sq mi (20,779 km2 )

Area of Wales 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 Wales

Based on the data from Eurostat, the population of Wales estimated as of 2019 was around 3.136 Million.

Population of Wales compared to Malta

Here is some more data comparison between Malta and Wales.

The capital city of Malta is Valletta, and the capital city of Wales is Cardiff.

Official Languages

Malta: Maltese, English
Wales: Welsh and English

Human Development Index

HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895
HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Wales:
52° 18′ 0″ N3° 36′ 0″ W

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