Is the UK Bigger Than Malaysia? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Malaysia?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Malaysia is 330,803 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Malaysia by 88,308 sq km. The UK is around 1.4 times smaller than Malaysia.

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

Area of the UK compared to Malaysia

Area of Malaysia:  127,724 sq mi ( 330,803 km2 )

Area of Malaysia 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 Malaysia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Malaysia as of 12th August 2021, is estimated to be around 32,805,344.

Population of Malaysia compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Malaysia: Malaysian

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Malaysia as of 2018: 0.810

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Malaysia Timezone: 

UTC + 8 (Malaysian Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N, 3° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Malaysia:
2° 30′ 0″ N112° 30′ 0″ E

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