Country size comparison
North Carolina is about 2.2 times smaller than Ecuador.
Ecuador is approximately 283,561 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 44.49% the size of Ecuador. Meanwhile, the population of Ecuador is ~17.3 million people (7.8 million fewer people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of Ecuador 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.