Is Scotland Bigger Than France? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is Scotland bigger than France?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of France is 640,679 sq km. Scotland is smaller than France by 562,746 sq km. Scotland is around 8.22 times smaller than France.

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

Area of Scotland compared to France

Area of France:  247,368 sq mi (640,679 km2 )

Area of France 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 France

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of France as of 13th July 2021, is 65,422,344.

Population of France compared to Scotland

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and France.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of France is Paris.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
France: French

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of France as of 2018: 0.901

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

France 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 France:
47° 0′ 0″ N2° 0′ 0″ E

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