Is the USA Bigger Than the United Kingdom? (Comparison)

This post was most recently updated on June 3rd, 2021

The United States of America is located in Northern America whereas the United Kingdom is a sovereign country in north-western Europe, off the north-­western coast of the European mainland. Today in this article we will discuss the comparison between the United States of America and the United Kingdom regarding various aspects.

Size

Is the United States of America Bigger than the United Kingdom?

The total area of the United States of America is 3,796,742 sq mi and the total area of the United Kingdom is 93,628 sq mi. The United States of America is bigger than the United Kingdom by 3,703,114 sq mi. The United States of America is around 40.6 times bigger than the United Kingdom.

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

Area of the USA compared to the United Kingdom

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

Area of the UK 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 the UK

According to the data from Worldometer, the current population of the United Kingdom estimated as of 20th May 2021 is 68,183,050.

Population of the United Kingdom compared to Portugal

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

The capital city of the United States of America is Washington, and the capital city of the United Kingdom is London.

Official Languages

The USA: English
The United Kingdom: English

Human Development Index

HDI of the USA as of 2019: 0.926
HDI of the United Kingdom as of 2019: 0.932

The United States of America Timezone:

UTC − 4 to −12, +10, +11

Summer (DST):
UTC − 4 to −10

The United Kingdom Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the United Kingdom:
55° 0′ 0″ N3° 0′ 0″ W

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