Is Canada Bigger Than Africa? (Comparison)

Canada is a country located in North America, whereas Africa is one of the 7 continents which is the second-largest and second-most-populous continent in the world. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Canada and Africa regarding various aspects.


Is Canada bigger than Africa?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of Africa is 30,370,000 sq km. Canada is smaller than Africa by 20,385,330 sq km. Canada is around 3.04 times smaller than Africa.

Area of Canada:  3,855,100 sq mi ( 9,984,670 km2 )

Area of Canada compared to Africa

Area of Africa:  11,730,000 sq mi ( 30,370,000 km2 )

Area of Africa compared to Canada


According to the Worldometer data, the total population of Canada as of 29th June 2021 was estimated to be around 38,075,122.

Population of Canada compared to Africa

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Africa as of 29th June 2021, is 1,373,652,370.

Population of Africa compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and Africa.

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

Africa Timezone: 

UTC – 1 to UTC + 4

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Canada:
60° 0′ 0″ N, 110° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Africa:
8.7832° S, 34.5085° E

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