Is Wales Bigger Than New York State? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas New York is a state of the country of the United State of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and New York State regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Wales bigger than New York State?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of New York State is 141,300 sq km. Wales is smaller than New York State by 120,521 sq km. Wales is around 6.80 times smaller than New York State.

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

Area of Wales compared to New York State

Area of New York State:  54,556 sq mi ( 141,300 km2 )

Area of New York State 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 New York State

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of New York State as of 2019 was estimated to be around 19.45 Million.

Population of New York State compared to Wales

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and New York State.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of New York State is Albany.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
New York State: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of New York State as of 2018: 0.944

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

New York Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of New York:
42° 57′ 13.68″ N75° 31′ 36.48″ W

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