Is Scotland Bigger Than Alberta? (Comparison)

Scotland is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Alberta is one of the 13 territories and provinces of Canada. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Scotland and Alberta regarding various aspects.


Is Scotland bigger than Alberta?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of Alberta is 661,848 sq km. Scotland is smaller than Alberta by 583,915 sq km. Scotland is around 8.49 times smaller than Alberta.

Area of Scotland:  30,090 sq mi ( 77,933 km2 )

Area of Scotland compared to Alberta

Area of Alberta:  255,541 sq mi ( 661,848 km2 )

Area of Alberta compared to Scotland


According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Scotland as of 2019 was estimated to be around 5.454 Million.

Population of Scotland compared to Alberta

Based on the StatCan data, the total population of Alberta as of 2019 was estimated to be around 4.371 Million.

Population of Alberta compared to Scotland

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and Alberta.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of Alberta is Edmonton.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
Alberta: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of Alberta as of 2018: 0.940

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Alberta Timezone: 

UTC – 7 (Mountain Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 6 (Mountain Daylight Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Scotland:
57° 0′ 0″ N4° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Alberta:
54° 59′ 30″ N114° 22′ 36″ W

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