Sardinia is an island of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Crete is an island of Greece. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sardinia and Crete regarding various aspects.
Is Sardinia bigger than Crete?
The total area of Sardinia is 24,090 sq km, and the total area of Crete is 8,450 sq km. Sardinia is bigger than Crete by 15,640 sq km. Sardinia is around 2.9 times bigger than Crete.
Area of Sardinia: 24,090 sq mi ( 9,300 km2 )
Area of Crete: 3,260 sq mi ( 8,450 km2 )
According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Sardinia as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.64 Million.
Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Crete as of 2019 was estimated to be around 634,930.
Here is some more data comparison between Sardinia and Crete.
The capital city of Sardinia is Cagliari, and the capital city of Crete is Heraklion.
Human Development Index
HDI of Sardinia as of 2018: 0.858
HDI of Crete as of 2018: 0.870
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Coordinates of Sardinia:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 9° 0′ 0″ E
Coordinates of Crete:
35° 12′ 36″ N, 24° 54′ 36″ E
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