Is the UK Bigger Than Bulgaria? (Comparison)

The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, whereas Bulgaria is a country located in Southeast Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the United Kingdom and Bulgaria regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Bulgaria?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Bulgaria is 110,993.6 sq km. The United Kingdom is bigger than Bulgaria by 131,501.4 sq km. The UK is around 2.18 times bigger than Bulgaria.

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

Area of the UK compared to Bulgaria

Area of Bulgaria:  42,854.9 sq mi ( 110,993.6 km2 )

Area of Bulgaria 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 Bulgaria

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Bulgaria as of 31st July 2021, is estimated to be around 6,895,064.

Population of Bulgaria compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Bulgaria is Sofia.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Bulgaria: Bulgarian

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Bulgaria as of 2018: 0.816

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Bulgaria Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Bulgaria:
42° 41′ 0″ N23° 19′ 0″ E

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