Australia is a country located in the Oceania continent, whereas California is a state located in the Western Region of the United States of America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Australia and California regarding various aspects.
How big is Australia compared to California?
The total area of Australia is 7,692,024 sq km, and the total area of California is 423,970 sq km. Australia is bigger than California by 7,268,054 sq km. Australia is around 18.14 times bigger than California.
Area of Australia: 2,969,907 sq mi ( 7,692,024 km2 )
Area of California: 163,696 sq mi ( 423,970 km2 )
According to the Worldometer data, the total population of Australia as of 8th July 2021 is estimated to be around 25,804,397.
Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of California as of 2019 was estimated to be around 39.51 Million.
Here is some more data comparison between Australia and California.
The capital city of Australia is Canberra, and the capital city of California is Sacramento.
Australia: None at the federal level but English is the national language of Australia.
Human Development Index
HDI of Australia as of 2019: 0.944
HDI of California as of 2018: 0.930
UTC + 8, +9.5, +10
UTC + 8, +9.5, +10, +10.5, +11
(Australia has various timezones, also in Daylight Saving Time).
UTC – 8 (Pacific Time Zone)
UTC – 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)
Coordinates of Australia:
25° 0′ 0″ S, 133° 0′ 0″ E
Coordinates of California:
37° 0′ 0″ N, 120° 0′ 0″ W
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