Is Scotland Bigger Than Queensland? (Comparison)

Scotland is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Queensland is a state of Australia located in the northeastern region of the country. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Scotland and Queensland regarding various aspects.


Is Scotland bigger than Queensland?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of Queensland is 1,851,736 sq km. Scotland is smaller than Queensland by 1,773,803 sq km. Scotland is around 23.76 times smaller than Queensland.

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

Area of Scotland compared to Queensland

Area of Queensland:  714,959 sq mi ( 1,851,736 km2 )

Area of Queensland 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 Queensland

Based on Wikipedia data, the total population of Queensland as of September 2020 was estimated to be around 5,184,847.

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and Queensland.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of Queensland is Brisbane.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
Queensland: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of Queensland as of 2018: 0.932

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Queensland Timezone: 

UTC + 10 (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Queensland:
22.5752° S, 144.0848° E

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