New Zealand is about 37 times smaller than Canada.

Canada is approximately 9,984,670 sq km, while New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, making New Zealand 2.69% the size of Canada. Meanwhile, the population of Canada is ~37.7 million people (32.8 million fewer people live in New Zealand).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Canada compared to New Zealand. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of New Zealand vs. Canada using our country comparison tool.


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