Is Portugal Bigger Than Puerto Rico? (Comparison)

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


Is Portugal Bigger than Puerto Rico?

The total area of Portugal is 92,212 sq km and the total area of Puerto Rico is 9,104 sq km. Portugal is bigger than Puerto Rico by 83,108 sq km. Portugal is around 10.2 times bigger than Puerto Rico.

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

Area of Portugal compared to Puerto Rico

Area of Puerto Rico:  3,515 sq mi (9,104 km2 )

Area of Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rico

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Puerto Rico estimated as of 30th April 2021 is 2,801,933.

Population of Puerto Rico compared to Portugal

Here is some more data comparison between Portugal and Puerto Rico.

The capital city of Portugal is Lisbon and the capital city of Puerto Rico is San Juan.

Official Languages

Portugal: Portuguese
Puerto Rico: Spanish, English

Human Development Index

HDI of Portugal as of 2019: 0.864
HDI of Puerto Rico as of 2015: 0.845

Portugal Timezone:

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

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

Puerto Rico Timezone: 

UTC – 4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Puerto Rico:
18° 13′ 20.28″ N66° 25′ 49.08″ W

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