Is Portugal Bigger Than Wales? (Comparison)

Portugal is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula, in south-western Europe whereas Wales is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between Portugal and Wales regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Portugal Bigger than Wales?

The total area of Portugal is 92,212 sq km and the total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km. Portugal is bigger than Wales by 71,433 sq km. Portugal is around 4.5 times bigger than Wales.

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

Area of Portugal compared to Wales

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

Area of Wales compared to Portugal

Population

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 Wales

According to the data from Eurostat, the population of Wales estimated as of 2019 was 3.136 Million.

Population of Wales compared to Portugal

Here is some more data comparison between Portugal and Wales.

The capital city of Portugal is Lisbon and the capital city of Wales is Cardiff.

Official Languages

Portugal: Portuguese
Wales: Welsh and English

Human Development Index

HDI of Portugal as of 2019: 0.864
HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883

Portugal Timezone:

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

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

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

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

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