Country size comparison
New Zealand is about 37 times smaller than United States.
United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, while New Zealand is approximately 268,838 sq km, making New Zealand 2.73% the size of United States. Meanwhile, the population of United States is ~337.3 million people (332.3 million fewer people live in New Zealand).
This to-scale comparison of United States 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.