Country size comparison
New Zealand is about 1.9 times smaller than Spain.
Spain is approximately 505,370 sq km, while New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, making New Zealand 53.2% the size of Spain. Meanwhile, the population of Spain is ~47.2 million people (42.1 million fewer people live in New Zealand).
This to-scale comparison of Spain 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.