Country size comparison
Netherlands is about 12 times smaller than Spain.
Spain is approximately 505,370 sq km, while Netherlands is approximately 41,543 sq km, making Netherlands 8.22% the size of Spain. Meanwhile, the population of Spain is ~47.2 million people (29.8 million fewer people live in Netherlands).
This to-scale comparison of Spain vs. Netherlands uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.