Japan is about 1.5 times smaller than France.

France is approximately 551,500 sq km, while Japan is approximately 377,915 sq km, making Japan 68.52% the size of France. Meanwhile, the population of France is ~67.8 million people (57.7 million more people live in Japan).

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

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