Country size comparison
Australia is about 26 times bigger than Italy.
Italy is approximately 301,340 sq km, while Australia is approximately 7,741,220 sq km, making Australia 2,469% larger than Italy. Meanwhile, the population of Italy is ~61.1 million people (35.0 million fewer people live in Australia).
This to-scale comparison of Italy vs. Australia uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.