Is the UK Bigger Than Norway? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Norway?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Norway is 385,207 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Norway by 142,712 sq km. The UK is around 1.59 times smaller than Norway.

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

Area of the UK compared to Norway

Area of Norway:  148,729 sq mi ( 385,207 km2 )

Area of Norway 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 Norway

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Norway as of 18th August 2021, is estimated to be around 5,465,752.

Population of Norway compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Norway is Oslo.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Norway: Norwegian

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Norway as of 2018: 0.957

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Norway Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Norway:
61° 0′ 0″ N8° 0′ 0″ E

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