New Zealand is about 64 times smaller than Russia.

Russia is approximately 17,098,242 sq km, while New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, making New Zealand 1.57% the size of Russia. Meanwhile, the population of Russia is ~141.7 million people (136.8 million fewer people live in New Zealand).

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

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