Is the UK Bigger Than Vancouver Island? (Comparison)

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Is the UK bigger than Vancouver Island

The United Kingdom is a country located in North-Western Europe, whereas Vancouver Island is an island in the northeastern Pacific Ocean, and part of the Canadian province of British Columbia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the United Kingdom and Vancouver Island regarding various aspects.


Is the United Kingdom bigger than Vancouver Island?

The total area of the United Kingdom is 242,495 sq km, and the total area of Vancouver Island is 31,285 sq km. The United Kingdom is bigger than Vancouver Island by 211,210 sq km. The UK is around 7.75 times bigger than Vancouver Island.

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

Area of the UK compared to Vancouver Island

Area of Vancouver Island:  12,079sq mi ( 31,285 km2 )

Area of Vancouver Island 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 Vancouver Island

According to Wikipedia, the population of Vancouver Island estimated as of 2019 was 870,297.

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

Official Languages

The UK: English
Vancouver Island: English, French

Human Development Index

HDI of the UK as of 2019: 0.932
HDI of Vancouver Island as of 2018: 0.930

United Kingdom Timezone: 

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

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

Vancouver Island Timezone: 

GMT – 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Vancouver Island:
49° 38′ 0″ N125° 42′ 0″ W

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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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