Is Sicily Bigger Than England? (Comparison)

Sicily is an island of the country of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas  England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sicily and England regarding various aspects.


Is Sicily bigger than England?

The total area of Sicily is 25711 sq km, and the total area of England is 130,279 sq km. Sicily is smaller than England by 104,568 sq km. Sicily is around 5.07 times smaller than England.

Area of Sicily:  9,927 sq mi ( 25,711 km2 )

Area of Sicily compared to England

Area of England:  50,301 sq mi ( 130,279 km2 )

Area of England compared to Sicily


According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Sicily as of 2019 was estimated to be around 5 Million.

Population of Sicily compared to England

Based on the ONS UK, Eurostat, World Bank data, the total population of England estimated as of 2018 was 55.98 Million.

Population of England compared to Sicily

Here is some more data comparison between Sicily and England.

The capital city of Sicily is Palermo, and the capital city of England is London.

Official Languages

Sicily: Italian
England: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Sicily as of 2018: 0.838
HDI of England as of 2018: 0.920

Sicily Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

England Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Sicily:
37° 30′ 0″ N, 14° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of England:
51° 30′ 0″ N0° 7′ 0″ W

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