Country size comparison
New Zealand is about 36 times smaller than China.
China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km, while New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, making New Zealand 2.8% the size of China. Meanwhile, the population of China is ~1.4 billion people (1.4 billion fewer people live in New Zealand).
This to-scale comparison of China vs. New Zealand uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.