Is Sardinia Bigger Than Malta? (Comparison)

Sardinia is an island of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Malta is an island country located in the Eastern Mediterranean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sardinia and Malta regarding various aspects.


Is Sardinia bigger than Malta?

The total area of Sardinia is 24,090 sq km, and the total area of Malta is 316 sq km. Sardinia is bigger than Malta by 23,774 sq km. Sardinia is around 76.23 times bigger than Malta.

Area of Sardinia:  24,090 sq mi ( 9,300 km2 )

Area of Sardinia compared to Malta

Area of Malta:  122 sq mi ( 316 km2 )

Area of Malta compared to Sardinia


According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Sardinia as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.64 Million.

Population of Sardinia compared to Malta

As per the data from Worldometer, the current population of Malta estimated as of 8th June 2021 is 442,639.

Population of Malta compared to Sardinia

Here is some more data comparison between Sardinia and Malta.

The capital city of Sardinia is Cagliari, and the capital city of Malta is Valletta.

Official Languages

Sardinia: Italian
Malta: Maltese

Human Development Index

HDI of Sardinia as of 2018: 0.858
HDI of Malta as of 2019: 0.895

Sardinia Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Malta Timezone: 

UTC + 1  (Central European Time)
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Sardinia:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 9° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Malta:
35° 54′ 0″ N14° 31′ 0″ E

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