Is the UK Bigger Than Kenya? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Kenya?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Kenya is 580,367 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Kenya by 337,872 sq km. The UK is around 2.39 times smaller than Kenya.

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

Area of the UK compared to Kenya

Area of Kenya:  224,081 sq mi ( 580,367 km)

Area of Kenya 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 Kenya

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Kenya as of 31st July 2021, is estimated to be around 55,046,216.

Population of Kenya compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Kenya is Nairobi.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Kenya: Swahili

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Kenya as of 2018: 0.601

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Kenya Timezone: 

UTC + 3 (East Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Kenya:
1° 0′ 0″ N38° 0′ 0″ E

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