Country size comparison
California is about 3.2 times smaller than Peru.
Peru is approximately 1,285,216 sq km, while California is approximately 403,882 sq km, making California 31.43% the size of Peru. Meanwhile, the population of Peru is ~32.3 million people (5.0 million more people live in California).
This to-scale comparison of Peru vs. California uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.