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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