Country size comparison
Ukraine is about 1.5 times bigger than California.
California is approximately 403,882 sq km, while Ukraine is approximately 603,550 sq km, making Ukraine 49% larger than California. Meanwhile, the population of California is ~37.3 million people (6.3 million more people live in Ukraine).
This to-scale comparison of California vs. Ukraine uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.