Portugal is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula, in south-western Europe whereas Spain is located in Southwestern Europe. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Portugal and Spain regarding various aspects.
Is Portugal Bigger than Spain?
The total area of Portugal is 92,212 sq km and the total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km. Portugal is smaller than Spain by 413,778 sq km. Portugal is around 5.5 times smaller than Spain.
Area of Portugal: 35,603 sq mi ( 92,212 km2 )
Area of Spain: 195,360 sq mi ( 505,990 km2 )
As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Portugal estimated as of 30th April 2021 is 10,172,285.
According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Spain estimated as of 30th April 2021 is 46,769,739.
Here is some more data comparison between Portugal and Spain.
The capital city of Portugal is Lisbon and the capital city of Spain is Madrid.
Human Development Index
HDI of Portugal as of 2019: 0.864
HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
UTC (Western European Time)
UTC – 1 (Atlantic, Azores)
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time )
UTC (Atlantic, Azores)
UTC + 0 to UTC + 1 (Western European Time and Central European Time)
UTC + 1 to UTC + 2 (Western European Summer Time and Central European Summer Time)
Coordinates of Portugal:
38° 42′ 0″ N, 9° 11′ 0″ W
Coordinates of Spain:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 4° 0′ 0″ W
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