Country size comparison
New Zealand is about 1.3 times smaller than Germany.
Germany is approximately 357,022 sq km, while New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, making New Zealand 75.3% the size of Germany. Meanwhile, the population of Germany is ~84.3 million people (79.3 million fewer people live in New Zealand).
This to-scale comparison of Germany 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.