Country size comparison
Nigeria is about 4.5 times bigger than Minnesota.
Minnesota is approximately 206,189 sq km, while Nigeria is approximately 923,768 sq km, making Nigeria 348% larger than Minnesota. Meanwhile, the population of Minnesota is ~5.3 million people (219.8 million more people live in Nigeria).
This to-scale comparison of Minnesota vs. Nigeria uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.