Is the UK Bigger Than Colombia? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Colombia?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Colombia is 1,141,748 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Colombia by 899,253 sq km. The UK is around 4.70 times smaller than Colombia.

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

Area of the UK compared to Colombia

Area of Colombia:  440,831 sq mi ( 1,141,748 km2 )

Area of Colombia 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 Colombia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Colombia as of 31st July 2021, is estimated to be around 51,454,793.

Population of Colombia compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Colombia is Bogota.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Colombia: Spanish

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Colombia as of 2018: 0.767

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Colombia Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Colombia Timezone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Colombia:
4° 0′ 0″ N72° 0′ 0″ W

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