Country size comparison
Maldives is about 1,851 times smaller than France.
France is approximately 551,500 sq km, while Maldives is approximately 298 sq km, making Maldives 0.05% the size of France. Meanwhile, the population of France is ~68.3 million people (67.9 million fewer people live in Maldives).
This to-scale comparison of France vs. Maldives uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.