Is Wales Bigger Than Hong Kong? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Hong Kong is a metropolitan area and special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and Hong Kong regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Wales bigger than Hong Kong?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of Hong Kong is 1,110.18 sq km. Wales is bigger than Hong Kong by 19,668.82 sq km. Wales is around 18.71 times bigger than Hong Kong.

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

Area of Wales compared to Hong Kong

Area of Hong Kong:  428.64 sq mi ( 1,110.18 km2 )

Area of Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Hong Kong as of 20th July 2021, is 7,560,614.

Population of Hong Kong compared to Wales

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and Hong Kong.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of Hong Kong is Hong Kong City.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
Hong Kong: Chinese

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of Hong Kong as of 2018: 0.949

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Hong Kong Timezone: 

UTC + 8 ( Hong Kong Time Zone)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Hong Kong:
22° 18′ 0″ N114° 12′ 0″ E

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