Is the UK Bigger Than British Columbia? (Comparison)

The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, whereas British Columbia is one of the provinces of Canada situated in the westernmost part of the country. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the United Kingdom and British Columbia regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than British Columbia?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of British Columbia is 944,735 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than British Columbia by 702,240 sq km. The UK is around 3.89 times smaller than British Columbia.

Area of the United Kingdom:  93,628 sq mi ( 242,495 km2 )

Area of the UK compared to British Columbia

Area of British Columbia:  364,764 sq mi ( 944,735 km2 )

Area of British Columbia compared to the UK

Population

According to the Worldometer data, the total population of the United Kingdom as of 26th July 2021, was estimated to be around 68,259,263.

Population of the UK compared to British Columbia

Based on the StatCan data, the population of British Columbia as of 2019 was estimated to be around 5.071 Million.

Population of British Columbia compared to the UK

Here is some more data comparison between the United Kingdom and British Columbia.

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of British Columbia is Victoria.

Official Languages

The UK: English
British Columbia: English, French

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of British Columbia as of 2018: 0.930

United Kingdom Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC (Western European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time)

British Columbia Timezone: 

UTC − 8 (Pacific Time Zone)
UTC − 7 (Mountain Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N3° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of British Columbia:
54° 0′ 0″ N125° 0′ 0″ W

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