Country size comparison
North Carolina is about 61 times smaller than Australia.
Australia is approximately 7,741,220 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 1.63% the size of Australia. Meanwhile, the population of Australia is ~26.1 million people (16.6 million fewer people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of Australia vs. North Carolina uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.