Is Rhodes Bigger Than Jordan? (Comparison)

Rhodes is an island of Greece located in the Southeastern part of the country, whereas Jordan is a country located in Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Rhodes and Jordan regarding various aspects.


Is Rhodes bigger than Jordan?

The total area of Rhodes is 1400.68 sq km, and the total area of Jordan is 89,342 sq km. Rhodes is smaller than Jordan by 87,941.32 sq km. Rhodes is around 63.8 times smaller than Jordan.

Area of Rhodes:  540.81 sq mi ( 1400.68 km2 )

Area of Rhodes compared to Jordan

Area of Jordan:  34,495 sq mi ( 89,342 km2 )

Area of Jordan compared to Rhodes


According to Wikipedia, the last known total population of Rhodes as of 2011 was estimated to be around 115,490.

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Jordan as of 24th June 2021, is 10,303,385.

Population of Jordan compared to Rhodes

Here is some more data comparison between Rhodes and Jordan.

The capital city of Rhodes is Rhodes City, and the capital city of Jordan is Amman.

Official Languages

Rhodes: Greek
Jordan: Arabic

Human Development Index

HDI of Rhodes as of 2018: 0.832
HDI of Jordan as of 2018: 0.729

Rhodes Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Jordan Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Rhodes and Jordan are in the same time zones. 

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Rhodes:
36° 10′ 0″ N, 27° 56′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Jordan:
31° 14′ 24″ N36° 30′ 36″ E

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