Is Wales Bigger Than New South Wales? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas New South Wales is a state on the east coast of Australia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and New South Wales regarding various aspects.


Is Wales bigger than New South Wales?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of New South Wales is 809,952 sq km. Wales is smaller than New South Wales by 789,173 sq km. Wales is around 38.97 times smaller than New South Wales.

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

Area of Wales compared to New South Wales

Area of New South Wales:  312,724 sq mi ( 809,952 km2 )

Area of New South Wales 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 New South Wales

Based on the Wikipedia data, the total population of New South Wales as of September 2020 was estimated to be around 8,166,369.

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and New South Wales.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of New South Wales is Sydney.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
New South Wales: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of New South Wales as of 2018: 0.941

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

New South Wales Timezone: 

UTC + 9:30 (Australian Central Standard Time)
UTC + 10 (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 10:30 (Australian Central Daylight Time)
UTC + 11 (Australian Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of New South Wales:
32° 0′ 0″ S147° 0′ 0″ E

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