Is Sardinia Bigger Than Zanzibar? (Comparison)

Sardinia is an island of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Zanzibar is an insular autonomous region of the country of Tanzania. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sardinia and Zanzibar regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Sardinia bigger than Zanzibar?

The total area of Sardinia is 24,090 sq km, and the total area of Zanzibar is 2,462 sq km. Sardinia is bigger than Zanzibar by 21,628 sq km. Sardinia is around 9.8 times bigger than Zanzibar.

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

Area of Sardinia compared to Zanzibar

Area of Zanzibar:  951 sq mi ( 2,462 km2 )

Area of Zanzibar compared to Sardinia

Population

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 Zanzibar

Based on Wikipedia, the total population of Zanzibar as of 2012 Census was estimated to be around 1,503,569.

Here is some more data comparison between Sardinia and Zanzibar.

The capital city of Sardinia is Cagliari, and the capital city of Zanzibar is Zanzibar City.

Official Languages

Sardinia: Italian
Zanzibar: Swahili, Arabic, English

Human Development Index

HDI of Sardinia as of 2018: 0.858
HDI of Zanzibar as of 2018: 0.720

Sardinia Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Zanzibar Timezone: 

UTC + 3 (Co-ordinated Universal Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Zanzibar:
6° 8′ 0″ S39° 19′ 0″ E

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