Is the UK Bigger Than Taiwan? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Taiwan?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Taiwan is 36,197 sq km. The United Kingdom is bigger than Taiwan by 206,298 sq km. The UK is around 6.70 times bigger than Taiwan.

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

Area of the UK compared to Taiwan

Area of  Taiwan:  13,976 sq mi ( 36,197 km2 )

Area of Taiwan 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 Taiwan

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Taiwan as of 18th August 2021, is estimated to be around 23,861,552.

Population of Taiwan compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Taiwan is Taipei.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Taiwan: Mandarin

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Taiwan as of 2018: 0.916

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Taiwan Timezone: 

UTC + 8 (Taiwan Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Taiwan:
24° 0′ 0″ N121° 0′ 0″ E

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