Is Tenerife Bigger Than The Philippines? (Comparison)

Tenerife is an island of Spain located in the Canary Islands, whereas the Philippines is a country located in Southeast Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Tenerife and the Philippines regarding various aspects.


Is Tenerife bigger than the Philippines?

The total area of Tenerife is 2,034.38 sq km, and the total area of the Philippines is 300,000 sq km. Tenerife is smaller than the Philippines by 297,965.62 sq km. Tenerife is around 147.47 times smaller than the Philippines.

Area of Tenerife:  785.48 sq mi ( 2,034.38 km2 )

Area of Tenerife compared to The Philippines

Area of the Philippines: 120,000 sq mi (300,000 km2 )

Area of the Philippines compared to Tenerife


According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Tenerife as of 2019 was estimated to be around 949,471.

Population of Tenerife compared to the Philippines

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of the Philippines as of 1st July 2021, is 111,066,370.

Population of The Philippines compared to Tenerife

Here is some more data comparison between Tenerife and the Philippines.

The capital city of Tenerife is Santa Cruz De Tenerife, and the capital city of the Philippines is Manila.

Official Languages

Tenerife: Spanish
The Philippines: Filipino, English

Human Development Index

HDI of Tenerife (Canary Islands) as of 2018: 0.861
HDI of the Philippines as of 2018: 0.718

Tenerife Timezone: 

UTC + 00:00  (Western European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 01:00 (Western European Summer Time)

The Philippines Timezone: 

UTC + 8 (The Philippine Standard Time)

The Philippines doesn’t observe daylight saving time.

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Tenerife:
28° 16′ 7″ N, 16° 36′ 20″ W

Coordinates of the Philippines:
13° 0′ 0″ N122° 0′ 0″ E

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