Country size comparison
United Kingdom is about 70 times smaller than Russia.
Russia is approximately 17,098,242 sq km, while United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, making United Kingdom 1.42% the size of Russia. Meanwhile, the population of Russia is ~142.0 million people (74.2 million fewer people live in United Kingdom).
This to-scale comparison of Russia 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.