Country size comparison
North Carolina is about 76 times smaller than China.
China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 1.31% the size of China. Meanwhile, the population of China is ~1.4 billion people (1.4 billion fewer people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of China 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.