Is Spain Bigger Than Croatia? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas Croatia is a country located at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe on the Adriatic Sea. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and Croatia regarding various aspects.


Is Spain bigger than Croatia?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of Croatia is 56,594 sq km. Spain is bigger than Croatia by 449,396 sq km. Spain is around 8.94 times bigger than Croatia.

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

Area of Spain compared to Croatia

Area of Croatia:  21,851 sq mi ( 56,594 km2 )

Area of Croatia 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 Croatia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Croatia as of 23rd August 2021, is estimated to be around 4,078,294.

Population of Croatia compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and Croatia.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of Croatia is Zagreb.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
Croatia: Croatian

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of Croatia as of 2018: 0.851

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)

Croatia Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Spain:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 4° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Croatia:
45° 10′ 0″ N15° 30′ 0″ E

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