Is Scotland Bigger Than Italy? (Comparison)

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


Is Scotland bigger than Italy?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of Italy is 301,340 sq km. Scotland is smaller than Italy by 223,407 sq km. Scotland is around 3.86 times smaller than Italy.

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

Area of Scotland compared to Italy

Area of Italy:  116,350 sq mi ( 301,340 km2 )

Area of Italy 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 Italy

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Italy as of 13th July 2021, is 60,370,815.

Population of Italy compared to Scotland

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and Italy.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of Italy is Rome.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
Italy: Italian

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of Italy as of 2019: 0.892

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Italy 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 Italy:
43° 0′ 0″ N12° 0′ 0″ E

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