Country size comparison
Belarus is about 82 times smaller than Russia.
Russia is approximately 17,098,242 sq km, while Belarus is approximately 207,600 sq km, making Belarus 1.21% the size of Russia. Meanwhile, the population of Russia is ~142.0 million people (132.6 million fewer people live in Belarus).
This to-scale comparison of Russia vs. Belarus uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.