Country size comparison
Burkina Faso is around the same size as Michigan.
Michigan is approximately 250,493 sq km, while Burkina Faso is approximately 274,200 sq km, making Burkina Faso 9% larger than Michigan. Meanwhile, the population of Michigan is ~9.9 million people (12.1 million more people live in Burkina Faso).
This to-scale comparison of Michigan vs. Burkina Faso uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.