Is Canada Bigger Than Antarctica? (Comparison)

Canada is a country located in North America, whereas Antarctica is one of the 7 continents of the world which is the earth’s southernmost continent. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Canada and Antarctica regarding various aspects.


Is Canada bigger than Antarctica?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of Antarctica is 14,200,000 sq km. Canada is smaller than Antarctica by 4,215,330 sq km. Canada is around 1.42 times smaller than Antarctica.

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

Area of Canada compared to Antarctica

Area of Antarctica:  5,500,000 sq mi ( 14,200,000 km2 )

Area of Antarctica 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.

The population of Antarctica is Seasonal. 1000 to 5000 people go there in different seasons.

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and Antarctica.

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

Antarctica Timezone: 

Antarctica has multiple time zones as it sits on every line of longitude.

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Antarctica:
82.8628° S, 135.0000° E

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