Country size comparison
Peru is about 67 times bigger than New Jersey.
New Jersey is approximately 19,211 sq km, while Peru is approximately 1,285,216 sq km, making Peru 6,590% larger than New Jersey. Meanwhile, the population of New Jersey is ~8.8 million people (23.5 million more people live in Peru).
This to-scale comparison of New Jersey vs. Peru uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.