Country size comparison
United Kingdom is about 32 times smaller than Australia.
Australia is approximately 7,741,220 sq km, while United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, making United Kingdom 3.15% the size of Australia. Meanwhile, the population of Australia is ~26.1 million people (41.7 million more people live in United Kingdom).
This to-scale comparison of Australia vs. United Kingdom uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.