Is the UK Bigger Than Pennsylvania? (Comparison)

The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, whereas Pennsylvania is a state in the Mid-Atlantic, Northeastern, and Appalachian regions of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the United Kingdom and Pennsylvania regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Pennsylvania?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Pennsylvania is 119,283 sq km. The United Kingdom is bigger than Pennsylvania by 123,212 sq km. The UK is around 2.03 times bigger than Pennsylvania.

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

Area of the UK compared to Pennsylvania

Area of Pennsylvania:  46,055 sq mi ( 119,283 km2 )

Area of Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Pennsylvania as of 2019 was estimated to be around 12.8 Million.

Population of Pennsylvania compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Pennsylvania is Harrisburg.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Pennsylvania: English

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Pennsylvania as of 2018: 0.922

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Pennsylvania Timezone: 

UTC − 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Pennsylvania:
40° 52′ 41.16″ N77° 47′ 58.56″ W

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