China is about 1.8 times smaller than Russia.
Russia is approximately 17,098,242 sq km,
while China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km, making
China 56.13% the size of Russia.
Meanwhile, the population of Russia is ~142.3 million people
(1.2 billion more people live in China).
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Russia compared to China.
For more details, see an in-depth
quality of life comparison of China vs. Russia
using our country comparison tool.
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