Is the UK Bigger Than Sweden? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Sweden?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Sweden is 450,295 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Sweden by 207,800 sq km. The UK is around 1.86 times smaller than Sweden.

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

Area of the UK compared to Sweden

Area of Sweden:  173,860 sq mi ( 450,295 km2 )

Area of Sweden 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 Sweden

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Sweden as of 18th August 2021, is estimated to be around 10,165,202.

Population of Sweden compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Sweden is Stockholm.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Sweden: Swedish

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Sweden as of 2018: 0.945

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Sweden 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 Sweden:
63° 0′ 0″ N16° 0′ 0″ E

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