Country Size Comparison


Papua New Guinea is about 111 times bigger than French Polynesia.

French Polynesia is approximately 4,167 sq km, while Papua New Guinea is approximately 462,840 sq km, making Papua New Guinea 11,007% larger than French Polynesia. Meanwhile, the population of French Polynesia is ~287,881 people (6.6 million more people live in Papua New Guinea).

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

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