Country size comparison
Netherlands is about 2.5 times smaller than Kentucky.
Kentucky is approximately 102,896 sq km, while Netherlands is approximately 41,543 sq km, making Netherlands 40.37% the size of Kentucky. Meanwhile, the population of Kentucky is ~4.3 million people (13.1 million more people live in Netherlands).
This to-scale comparison of Kentucky vs. Netherlands uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.