Is Spain Bigger Than Turkey? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas Turkey is a country located in Southeastern Europe and Western Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and Turkey regarding various aspects.


Is Spain bigger than Turkey?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of Turkey is 783,356 sq km. Spain is smaller than Turkey by 277,366 sq km. Spain is around 1.55 times smaller than Turkey.

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

Area of Spain compared to Turkey

Area of Turkey:  302,455 sq mi ( 783,356 km2 )

Area of Turkey 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 Turkey

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Turkey as of 31st August 2021, is estimated to be around 85,415,581.

Population of Turkey compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and Turkey.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of Turkey is Ankara.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
Turkey: Turkish

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of Turkey as of 2018: 0.820

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)

Turkey Timezone: 

UTC + 3 (Time in Turkey)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Turkey:
39° 0′ 0″ N35° 0′ 0″ E

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