Is Wales Bigger Than Queensland? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe, and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Queensland is a state of Australia located in the northeastern region of the country. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and Queensland regarding various aspects.


Is Wales bigger than Queensland?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of Queensland is 1,851,736 sq km. Wales is smaller than Queensland by 1,830,957 sq km. Wales is around 89.11 times smaller than Queensland.

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

Area of Wales compared to Queensland

Area of Queensland:  714,959 sq mi ( 1,851,736 km2 )

Area of Queensland 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 Queensland

Based on Wikipedia data, the total population of Queensland as of September 2020 was estimated to be around 5,184,847.

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and Queensland.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of Queensland is Brisbane.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
Queensland: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of Queensland as of 2018: 0.932

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Queensland Timezone: 

UTC + 10 (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Queensland:
22.5752° S, 144.0848° E

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