Is Scotland Bigger Than Spain? (Comparison)

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Is Scotland bigger than Spain

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


Is Scotland bigger than Spain?

The total area of Scotland is 77,933 sq km, and the total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km. Scotland is smaller than Spain by 428,057 sq km. Scotland is around 6.49 times smaller than Spain.

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

Area of Scotland compared to Spain

Area of Spain:  195,360 sq mi (505,990 km

Area of Spain 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 Spain

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Spain as of 13th July 2021, is 46,773,379.

Population of Spain compared to Scotland

Here is some more data comparison between Scotland and Spain.

The capital city of Scotland is Edinburgh, and the capital city of Spain is Madrid.

Official Languages

Scotland: English, Scottish Gaelic
Spain: Spanish

Human Development Index

HDI of Scotland as of 2018: 0.913
HDI of Spain as of 2018: 0.904

Scotland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Spain Timezone: 

UTC + 0 to UTC + 1
(Western European Time and Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 to UTC + 2
(Western European Summer Time and Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Spain:
40° 0′ 0″ N4° 0′ 0″ W

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