The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, whereas Japan is an island country in East Asia, located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the United Kingdom and Japan regarding various aspects.
Is the United Kingdom bigger than Japan?
The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Japan is 377,975 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Japan by 135,480 sq km. The UK is around 1.55 times smaller than Japan.
Area of the United Kingdom: 93,628 sq mi ( 242,495 km2 )
Area of Japan: 145,937 sq mi ( 377,975 km2 )
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.
Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Japan as of 3rd August 2021, is estimated to be around 126,078,268.
Here is some more data comparison between the United Kingdom and Japan.
The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Japan is Tokyo.
The UK: English
Human Development Index
HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Japan as of 2018: 0.919
United Kingdom Timezone:
UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC (Western European Time)
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)
UTC + 1 (Western European Summer Time)
UTC + 9 (Japan Standard Time)
Coordinates of the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N, 3° 0′ 0″ W
Coordinates of Japan:
36° 0′ 0″ N, 138° 0′ 0″ E
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