Country size comparison
Netherlands is about 412 times smaller than Russia.
Russia is approximately 17,098,242 sq km, while Netherlands is approximately 41,543 sq km, making Netherlands 0.24% the size of Russia. Meanwhile, the population of Russia is ~142.0 million people (124.6 million fewer people live in Netherlands).
This to-scale comparison of Russia vs. Netherlands uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.