Is the UK Bigger Than Turkey? (Comparison)

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

Size

Is the United Kingdom bigger than Turkey?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Turkey is 783,356 sq km. The United Kingdom is smaller than Turkey by 540,861 sq km. The UK is around 3.23 times smaller than Turkey.

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

Area of the UK compared to Turkey

Area of Turkey:  302,455 sq mi ( 783,356 km2 )

Area of Turkey 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 Turkey

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Turkey as of 18th August 2021, is estimated to be around 85,297,142.

Population of Turkey compared to the UK

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

The capital city of the United Kingdom is London, and the capital city of Turkey is Ankara.

Official Languages

The UK: English
Turkey: Turkish

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Turkey as of 2018: 0.820

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Turkey Timezone: 

UTC + 3 (Time in Turkey)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Turkey:
39° 0′ 0″ N35° 0′ 0″ E

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