Is Scotland Bigger Than Michigan? (Comparison)

Scotland is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Michigan is a state in the United States located in the upper Midwestern region of the USA. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Scotland and Michigan regarding various aspects.


Is Scotland bigger than Michigan?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of Michigan is 250,493 sq km. Scotland is smaller than Michigan by 172,560 sq km. Scotland is around 3.21 times smaller than Michigan.

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

Area of Scotland compared to Michigan

Area of Michigan:  96,716 sq mi ( 250,493 km2 )

Area of Michigan 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 Michigan

According to the  United States Census Bureau data, StatCan the population of Michigan estimated as of 2019 was around 9.987 Million.

Population of Michigan compared to Scotland

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and Michigan.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of Michigan is Lansing.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
Michigan: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of Michigan as of 2018: 0.912

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Michigan Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Michigan:
44° 20′ 48.12″ N85° 24′ 36.72″ W

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