Country size comparison
Madagascar is about 16 times smaller than China.
China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km, while Madagascar is approximately 587,041 sq km, making Madagascar 6.12% the size of China. Meanwhile, the population of China is ~1.4 billion people (1.4 billion fewer people live in Madagascar).
This to-scale comparison of China vs. Madagascar uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.