Country size comparison
Madagascar is about 29 times smaller than Russia.
Russia is approximately 17,098,242 sq km, while Madagascar is approximately 587,041 sq km, making Madagascar 3.43% the size of Russia. Meanwhile, the population of Russia is ~142.0 million people (113.8 million fewer people live in Madagascar).
This to-scale comparison of Russia vs. Madagascar uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.