Country size comparison
Netherlands is about 5 times smaller than Minnesota.
Minnesota is approximately 206,189 sq km, while Netherlands is approximately 41,543 sq km, making Netherlands 20.15% the size of Minnesota. Meanwhile, the population of Minnesota is ~5.3 million people (12.1 million more people live in Netherlands).
This to-scale comparison of Minnesota vs. Netherlands uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.