Country size comparison
Taiwan is about 3.4 times smaller than New York.
New York is approximately 122,283 sq km, while Taiwan is approximately 35,980 sq km, making Taiwan 29.42% the size of New York. Meanwhile, the population of New York is ~19.4 million people (4.2 million more people live in Taiwan).
This to-scale comparison of New York vs. Taiwan uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.