Is Scotland Bigger Than Belgium? (Comparison)

Scotland is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Belgium is a country located in Western Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Scotland and Belgium regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Scotland bigger than Belgium?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of Belgium is 30,689 sq km. Scotland is bigger than Belgium by 47,244 sq km. Scotland is around 2.53 times bigger than Belgium.

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

Area of Scotland compared to Belgium

Area of Belgium:  11,849 sq mi ( 30,689 km2 )

Area of Belgium compared to Scotland

Population

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 Belgium

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Belgium as of 13th July 2021, is 11,641,795.

Population of Belgium compared to Scotland

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and Belgium.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of Belgium is Brussels.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
Belgium: Dutch, French, German

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of Belgium as of 2018: 0.919

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Belgium Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Belgium:
50° 50′ 0″ N4° 0′ 0″ E

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