Italy is about 1.8 times smaller than France.
France is approximately 551,500 sq km,
while Italy is approximately 301,340 sq km, making
Italy 54.64% the size of France.
Meanwhile, the population of France is ~67.8 million people
(5.4 million fewer people live in Italy).
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of France compared to Italy.
For more details, see an in-depth
quality of life comparison of Italy vs. France
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