Country size comparison
Louisiana is about 4.9 times smaller than France.
France is approximately 551,500 sq km, while Louisiana is approximately 112,825 sq km, making Louisiana 20.46% the size of France. Meanwhile, the population of France is ~68.3 million people (63.8 million fewer people live in Louisiana).
This to-scale comparison of France vs. Louisiana uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.