Country size comparison
Papua New Guinea is about 22 times smaller than Canada.
Canada is approximately 9,984,670 sq km, while Papua New Guinea is approximately 462,840 sq km, making Papua New Guinea 4.64% the size of Canada. Meanwhile, the population of Canada is ~38.2 million people (28.6 million fewer people live in Papua New Guinea).
This to-scale comparison of Canada vs. Papua New Guinea uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.