Country Size Comparison


Papua New Guinea is about 1.6 times bigger than Ecuador.

Ecuador is approximately 283,561 sq km, while Papua New Guinea is approximately 462,840 sq km, making Papua New Guinea 63% larger than Ecuador. Meanwhile, the population of Ecuador is ~16.9 million people (9.6 million fewer people live in Papua New Guinea).

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

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