Country size comparison
Minnesota is about 83 times smaller than Russia.
Russia is approximately 17,098,242 sq km, while Minnesota is approximately 206,189 sq km, making Minnesota 1.21% the size of Russia. Meanwhile, the population of Russia is ~142.0 million people (136.7 million fewer people live in Minnesota).
This to-scale comparison of Russia vs. Minnesota uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.