Is Portugal Bigger Than Italy? (Comparison)

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


Is Portugal Bigger than Italy?

The total area of Portugal is 92,212 sq km and the total area of Italy is 301,340 sq km. Portugal is smaller than Italy by 209,128 sq km. Portugal is around 3.3 times smaller than Italy.

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

Area of Portugal compared to Italy

Area of Italy:  116,350 sq mi ( 301,340 km2 )

Area of Italy 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 Italy

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Italy estimated as of 30th April 2021 is 60,388,604.

Population of Italy compared to Portugal

Here is some more data comparison between Portugal and Italy.

The capital city of Portugal is Lisbon and the capital city of Italy is Rome.

Official Languages

Portugal: Portuguese
Italy: Italian

Human Development Index

HDI of Portugal as of 2019: 0.864
HDI of Italy as of 2019: 0.892

Portugal Timezone:

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

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

Italy Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Italy:
43° 0′ 0″ N12° 0′ 0″ E

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