Country size comparison
France is about 14 times smaller than Australia.
Australia is approximately 7,741,220 sq km, while France is approximately 551,500 sq km, making France 7.12% the size of Australia. Meanwhile, the population of Australia is ~26.1 million people (42.2 million more people live in France).
This to-scale comparison of Australia vs. France uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.