Is Wales Bigger Than Sri Lanka? (Comparison)

Wales is a country located in Europe and is a part of the United Kingdom, whereas Sri Lanka is an island country in South Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Wales and Sri Lanka regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Wales bigger than Sri Lanka?

The total area of Wales is 20,779 sq km, and the total area of Sri Lanka is 65,610 sq km. Wales is smaller than Sri Lanka by 44,831 sq km. Wales is around 3.16 times smaller than Sri Lanka.

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

Area of Wales compared to Sri Lanka

Area of Sri Lanka:  25,330 sq mi ( 65,610 km2 )

Area of Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Sri Lanka as of 21st July 2021, is 21,506,524.

Population of Sri Lanka compared to Wales

Here is some more data comparison between Wales and Sri Lanka.

The capital city of Wales is Cardiff, and the capital city of Sri Lanka is Sri Jayawardenepura.

Official Languages

Wales: Welsh, English
Sri Lanka: Sinhala, Tamil

Human Development Index

HDI of Wales as of 2018: 0.883
HDI of Sri Lanka as of 2018: 0.782

Wales Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Sri Lanka Timezone: 

UTC + 5:30 (Sri Lanka Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Sri Lanka:
7° 0′ 0″ N81° 0′ 0″ E

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