Is Wales Bigger Than Catalonia? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Catalonia is an autonomous community in the northeastern corner of Spain. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and Catalonia regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Wales bigger than Catalonia?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of Catalonia is 32,108 sq km. Wales is smaller than Catalonia by 11,329 sq km. Wales is around 1.55 times smaller than Catalonia.

Area of Wales:  8,023 sq mi ( 20,779 km2 )

Area of Wales compared to Catalonia

Area of Catalonia:  12,397 sq mi ( 32,108 km2 )

Area of Catalonia compared to Wales

Population

According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Wales as of 2019 was estimated to be around 3.136 Million.

Population of Wales compared to Catalonia

Based on Eurostat data, the total population of Catalonia as of 2019 was estimated to be around 7.566 Million.

Population of Catalonia compared to Wales

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and Catalonia.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of Catalonia is Barcelona.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
Catalonia: Spanish, Catalan

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of Catalonia as of 2018: 0.916

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Nustr Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Wales:
52° 18′ 0″ N3° 36′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Catalonia:
41° 49′ 0″ N1° 28′ 0″ E

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