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).
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This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Canada compared to Papua New Guinea. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Papua New Guinea vs. Canada using our country comparison tool.