Is Scotland Bigger Than Ontario? (Comparison)

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


Is Scotland bigger than Ontario?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of Ontario is 1,076,395 sq km. Scotland is smaller than Ontario by 998,462 sq km. Scotland is around 12.81 times smaller than Ontario.

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

Area of Scotland compared to Ontario

Area of Ontario: 415,598 sq mi ( 1,076,395 km2 )

Area of Ontario 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 Ontario

Based on the StatCan, the total population of Ontario as of 2019 was estimated to be around 14.57 Million.

Population of Ontario compared to Scotland

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and Ontario.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of Ontario is Toronto.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
Ontario: English, French

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of Ontario as of 2018: 0.929

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Ontario 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 Ontario:
49° 15′ 0″ N84° 30′ 0″ W

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