Country size comparison
Burkina Faso is about 36 times smaller than United States.
United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, while Burkina Faso is approximately 274,200 sq km, making Burkina Faso 2.79% the size of United States. Meanwhile, the population of United States is ~337.3 million people (315.4 million fewer people live in Burkina Faso).
This to-scale comparison of United States 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.