Is Spain Bigger Than China? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas the People’s Republic of China is a country located in East Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and China regarding various aspects.


Is Spain bigger than China?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of China is 9,596,961 sq km. Spain is smaller than China by 9,090,971 sq km. Spain is around 18.97 times smaller than China.

Area of Spain:  195,360 sq mi ( 505,990 km2 )

Area of Spain compared to China

Area of China:  3,705,407 sq mi ( 9,596,961 km2 )

Area of China compared to Spain


According to the Eurostat, World Bank data, the total population of Spain as of 2019 was estimated to be around 46.94 Million.

Population of Spain compared to China

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of China as of 18th August 2021, is estimated to be around 1,445,347,068.

Population of China compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and China.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of China is Beijing.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
China: Standard Chinese

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of China as of 2019: 0.761

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)

China Timezone: 

UTC + 8 (China Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of China:
35° 0′ 0″ N103° 0′ 0″ E

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