Country size comparison
New Zealand is around the same size as Ecuador.
Ecuador is approximately 283,561 sq km, while New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, making New Zealand 94.81% the size of Ecuador. Meanwhile, the population of Ecuador is ~17.3 million people (12.2 million fewer people live in New Zealand).
This to-scale comparison of Ecuador 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.