Is Wales Bigger Than Croatia? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Croatia is a country located at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe on the Adriatic Sea. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and Croatia regarding various aspects.


Is Wales bigger than Croatia?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of Croatia is 56,594 sq km. Wales is smaller than Croatia by 35,815 sq km. Wales is around 2.72 times smaller than Croatia.

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

Area of Wales compared to Croatia

Area of Croatia:  21,851 sq mi ( 56,594 km2 )

Area of Croatia compared to Wales


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 Croatia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Croatia as of 13th July 2021, is 4,079,453.

Population of Croatia compared to Wales

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and Croatia.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of Croatia is Zagreb.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
Croatia: Croatian

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of Croatia as of 2018: 0.851

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Croatia 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 Croatia:
45° 10′ 0″ N15° 30′ 0″ E

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