Is Wales Bigger Than Denmark? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Denmark is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and Denmark regarding various aspects.


Is Wales bigger than Denmark?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of Denmark is 42,933 sq km. Wales is smaller than Denmark by 22,154 sq km. Wales is around 2.06 times smaller than Denmark.

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

Area of Wales compared to Denmark

Area of Denmark:  16,577 sq mi ( 42,933 km2 )

Area of Denmark 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 Denmark

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Denmark as of 13th July 2021, is 5,813,365.

Population of Denmark compared to Wales

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and Denmark.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of Denmark is Copenhagen.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
Denmark: Danish

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of Denmark as of 2018: 0.940

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Denmark 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 Denmark:
56° 0′ 0″ N10° 0′ 0″ E

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