Is Sicily Bigger Than Romania? (Comparison)

Sicily is an island of the country of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas the country of Romania is located at the crossroads of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sicily and Romania regarding various aspects.


Is Sicily bigger than Romania?

The total area of Sicily is 25,711 sq km, and the total area of Romania is 238,397 sq km. Sicily is smaller than Romania by 212,686 sq km. Sicily is around 9.3 times smaller than Romania.

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

Area of Sicily compared to Romania

Area of Romania:  92,046 sq mi ( 238,397 km2 )

Area of Romania 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 Romania

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Romania as of 20th June 2021, is 19,116,456.

Population of Romania compared to Sicily

Here is some more data comparison between Sicily and Romania.

The capital city of Sicily is Palermo, and the capital city of Romania is Bucharest.

Official Languages

Sicily: Italian
Romania: Romanian

Human Development Index

HDI of Sicily as of 2018: 0.838
HDI of Romania as of 2018: 0.828

Sicily Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Romania Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Romania:
46° 0′ 0″ N25° 0′ 0″ E

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