Is Spain Bigger Than Iceland? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and Iceland regarding various aspects.


Is Spain bigger than Iceland?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of Iceland is 102,775 sq km. Spain is bigger than Iceland by 403,215 sq km. Spain is around 4.92 times bigger than Iceland.

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

Area of Spain compared to Iceland

Area of Iceland:  39,682 sq mi ( 102,775 km2 )

Area of Iceland 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 Iceland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Iceland as of 28th August 2021, is estimated to be around 343,654.

Population of Iceland compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and Iceland.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of Iceland is Reykjavik.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
Iceland: Icelandic

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of Iceland as of 2019: 0.949

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)

Iceland Timezone: 


Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Iceland:
65° 0′ 0″ N18° 0′ 0″ W

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