Is the USA Bigger Than Switzerland? (Comparison)

The United States of America is located in Northern America whereas Switzerland is a country located in the confluence of Western, Central, and Southern Europe. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between the United States of America and Switzerland regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United States of America Bigger than Switzerland?

The total area of the United States of America is 3,796,742 sq mi and the total area of Switzerland is 15,940 sq mi. The United States of America is bigger than Switzerland by 3,780,802 sq mi. The United States of America is around 238.2 times bigger than Switzerland.

Area of the United States of America:  3,796,742 sq mi ( 9,833,520 km2 )

Area of the USA compared to Switzerland

Area of Switzerland:  15,940 sq mi ( 41,285 km2 )

Area of Switzerland compared to the area of the United States of America

Population

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of the United States of America as of 20th May 2021, is 332,720,976.

Population of the USA compared to Switzerland

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of Switzerland estimated as of 20th May 2021 is 8,710,806.

Population of Switzerland compared to the USA

Here is some more data comparison between the United States of America and Switzerland.

The capital city of the United States of America is Washington, and the capital city of Switzerland is Bern.

Official Languages

The USA: English
Switzerland: German, French, Italian

Human Development Index

HDI of the USA as of 2019: 0.926
HDI of Switzerland as of 2019: 0.955

The United States of America Timezone:

UTC − 4 to −12, +10, +11

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 to −10

Switzerland Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of the USA:
40° 0′ 0″ N100° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Switzerland:
46° 50′ 0″ N8° 20′ 0″ E

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