Country size comparison
France is about 6 times smaller than India.
India is approximately 3,287,263 sq km, while France is approximately 551,500 sq km, making France 16.78% the size of India. Meanwhile, the population of India is ~1.4 billion people (1.3 billion fewer people live in France).
This to-scale comparison of India vs. France uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.