Country size comparison
New York is about 78 times smaller than China.
China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km, while New York is approximately 122,283 sq km, making New York 1.27% the size of China. Meanwhile, the population of China is ~1.4 billion people (1.4 billion fewer people live in New York).
This to-scale comparison of China vs. New York uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.