Country size comparison
Israel is around the same size as New Jersey.
New Jersey is approximately 19,211 sq km, while Israel is approximately 21,937 sq km, making Israel 14% larger than New Jersey. Meanwhile, the population of New Jersey is ~8.8 million people (122,991 more people live in Israel).
This to-scale comparison of New Jersey vs. Israel uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.