Is Spain Bigger Than Madagascar? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas Madagascar is an island country in Africa located in the Indian Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and Madagascar regarding various aspects.


Is Spain bigger than Madagascar?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of Madagascar is 587,041 sq km. Spain is smaller than Madagascar by 81,051 sq km. Spain is around 1.16 times smaller than Madagascar.

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

Area of Spain compared to Madagascar

Area of Madagascar:  226,658 sq mi ( 587,041 km2 )

Area of Madagascar 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 Madagascar

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Madagascar as of 28th August 2021, is estimated to be around 28,494,305.

Population of Madagascar compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and Madagascar.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of Madagascar is Antananarivo.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
Madagascar: Malagasy, French

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of Madagascar as of 2018: 0.528

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)

Madagascar Timezone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Madagascar:
20° 0′ 0″ S47° 0′ 0″ E

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