Country size comparison
Barbados is about 335 times smaller than Illinois.
Illinois is approximately 143,961 sq km, while Barbados is approximately 430 sq km, making Barbados 0.3% the size of Illinois. Meanwhile, the population of Illinois is ~12.8 million people (12.5 million fewer people live in Barbados).
This to-scale comparison of Illinois vs. Barbados uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.