Is the UK Bigger Than Thailand? (Comparison)

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Is the UK bigger than Thailand

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


Is the United Kingdom bigger than Thailand?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Thailand is 513,120 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Thailand by 270,625 sq km. The UK is around 2.12 times smaller than Thailand.

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

Area of the UK compared to Thailand

Area of Thailand:  198,120 sq mi ( 513,120 km2 )

Area of Thailand compared to the UK


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 Thailand

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Thailand as of 18th August 2021, is estimated to be around 69,982,139.

Population of Thailand compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Thailand is Bangkok.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Thailand: Thai

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Thailand as of 2018: 0.777

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Thailand Timezone: 

UTC + 7:00 (Indochina Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Thailand:
15° 0′ 0″ N101° 0′ 0″ E

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The UK vs Switzerland Comparison

The UK vs Taiwan Comparison

The UK vs Tasmania Comparison

By Aashish Poudel Genuine

Aashish Poudel Genuine is a web developer, writer and currently a student in Cyprus. He has created this site to help people who are willing to come to Cyprus or want to know more about this country.

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