Country size comparison
Nigeria is about 8 times bigger than Louisiana.
Louisiana is approximately 112,825 sq km, while Nigeria is approximately 923,768 sq km, making Nigeria 719% larger than Louisiana. Meanwhile, the population of Louisiana is ~4.5 million people (220.5 million more people live in Nigeria).
This to-scale comparison of Louisiana vs. Nigeria uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.