Country size comparison
Madagascar is around the same size as France.
France is approximately 551,500 sq km, while Madagascar is approximately 587,041 sq km, making Madagascar 6% larger than France. Meanwhile, the population of France is ~68.3 million people (40.1 million fewer people live in Madagascar).
This to-scale comparison of France vs. Madagascar uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.