Is Sicily Bigger Than Jamaica? (Comparison)

Sicily is an island of the country of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean sea. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sicily and Jamaica regarding various aspects.


Is Sicily bigger than Jamaica?

The total area of Sicily is 25,711 sq km, and the total area of Jamaica is 10,991 sq km. Sicily is bigger than Jamaica by 14,720 sq km. Sicily is around 2.34 times bigger than Jamaica.

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

Area of Sicily compared to Jamaica

Area of Jamaica:  4,244 sq mi ( 10,991 km2 )

Area of Jamaica 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 Jamaica

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Jamaica as of 19th June 2021, is 2,973,615.

Population of Jamaica compared to Sicily

Here is some more data comparison between Sicily and Jamaica.

The capital city of Sicily is Palermo, and the capital city of Jamaica is Kingston.

Official Languages

Sicily: Italian
Jamaica: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Sicily as of 2018: 0.838
HDI of Jamaica as of 2018: 0.734

Sicily Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Jamaica Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Jamaica:
18° 10′ 48″ N77° 24′ 0″ W

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