California is a state of the United States Of America located in the Western Region of the country, whereas the People’s Republic of China is a country located in East Asia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between California and China regarding various aspects.
Is California bigger than China?
The total area of California is 163,696 sq mi, and the total area of China is 3,705,407 sq mi. California is smaller than China by 3,541,711 sq mi. California is around 22.64 times smaller than China.
Area of California: 163,696 sq mi ( 423,970 km2 )
Area of China: 3,705,407 sq mi ( 9,596,961 km2 )
According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of California as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 39,237,836.
Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of China as of 10th April 2022, is estimated to be around 1,449,165,602.
Here is some more data comparison between California and China.
The capital of California is Sacramento, and the capital city of China is Beijing.
ISO 3166 Code
Human Development Index
HDI of California as of 2019: 0.936
HDI of China as of 2019: 0.761
California Time Zone:
UTC – 8 (Pacific Time Zone)
UTC – 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)
China Time Zone:
UTC + 8 (China Standard Time)
Coordinates of California:
37° 0′ 0″ N, 120° 0′ 0″ W
Coordinates of China:
35° 0′ 0″ N, 103° 0′ 0″ E
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