Country size comparison
Christmas Island is about 900 times smaller than Mississippi.
Mississippi is approximately 121,489 sq km, while Christmas Island is approximately 135 sq km, making Christmas Island 0.11% the size of Mississippi. Meanwhile, the population of Mississippi is ~3.0 million people (3.0 million fewer people live in Christmas Island).
This to-scale comparison of Mississippi vs. Christmas Island uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.