Country size comparison
Latvia is about 4.2 times smaller than New Zealand.
New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, while Latvia is approximately 64,589 sq km, making Latvia 24.03% the size of New Zealand. Meanwhile, the population of New Zealand is ~5.1 million people (3.2 million fewer people live in Latvia).
This to-scale comparison of New Zealand vs. Latvia uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.