Country Size Comparison


France is about 1.2 times bigger than Papua New Guinea.

Papua New Guinea is approximately 462,840 sq km, while France is approximately 551,500 sq km, making France 19% larger than Papua New Guinea. Meanwhile, the population of Papua New Guinea is ~7.3 million people (60.6 million more people live in France).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Papua New Guinea compared to France. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of France vs. Papua New Guinea using our country comparison tool.

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