Is Portugal Bigger Than Greenland? (Comparison)

Portugal is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula, in south-western Europe whereas Greenland is located in between the Arctic and Atlantic oceans. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Portugal and Greenland regarding various aspects.


Is Portugal Bigger than Greenland?

The total area of Portugal is 92,212 sq km and the total area of Greenland is 2,166,086 sq km. Portugal is smaller than Greenland by 2,073,874 sq km. Portugal is around 23.5 times smaller than Greenland.

Area of Portugal:  35,603 sq mi ( 92,212 km2 )

Area of Portugal compared to Greenland

Area of Greenland:  836,330 sq mi ( 2,166,086 km2 )

Area of Greenland compared to Portugal


As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Portugal estimated as of 30th April 2021 is 10,172,278.

Population of Portugal compared to Greenland

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Greenland estimated as of 30th April 2021 is 56,852.

Population of Greenland compared to Portugal

Here is some more data comparison between Portugal and Greenland.

The capital city of Portugal is Lisbon and the capital city of Greenland is Nuuk.

Official Languages

Portugal: Portuguese
Greenland: Greenlandic

Human Development Index

HDI of Portugal as of 2019: 0.864
HDI of Greenland as of 2010: 0.786

Portugal Timezone:

UTC (Western European Time)
UTC – 1 (Atlantic, Azores)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time )
UTC (Atlantic, Azores)

Greenland Timezone: 

UTC (+) (-) 0 to UTC – 4

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Portugal:
38° 42′ 0″ N9° 11′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Greenland:
72° 0′ 0″ N40° 0′ 0″ W

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