Is Spain Bigger Than Russia? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas Russia is a country spanning Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and Russia regarding various aspects.


Is Spain bigger than Russia?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of Russia is 17,098,246 sq km. Spain is smaller than Russia by 16,592,256 sq km. Spain is around 33.79 times smaller than Russia.

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

Area of Spain compared to Russia

Area of Russia:  6,601,670 sq mi ( 17,098,246 km2 )

Area of Russia 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 Russia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Russia as of 31st August 2021, is estimated to be around 146,001,944.

Population of Russia compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and Russia.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of Russia is Moscow.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
Russia: Russian

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of Russia as of 2018: 0.824

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)

Russia Timezone: 

UTC + 2 to UTC + 12

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Russia:
60° 0′ 0″ N90° 0′ 0″ E

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