Is Canada Bigger Than Australia? (Comparison)

Canada is a country located in North America, whereas Australia is a country located in the Oceania continent. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Canada and Australia regarding various aspects.


Is Canada bigger than Australia?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of Australia is 7,692,024 sq km. Canada is bigger than Australia by 2,292,646 sq km. Canada is around 1.3 times bigger than Australia.

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

Area of Canada compared to Australia

Area of Australia:  2,969,907 sq mi ( 7,692,024 km2 )

Area of Australia 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 Australia

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Australia as of 29th June 2021, is 25,797,474.

Population of Australia compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and Australia.

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, and the capital city of Australia is Canberra.

Official Languages

Canada: English, French
Australia: None at the federal level, but English is the national language of Australia.

Human Development Index

HDI of Canada as of 2019: 0.929
HDI of Australia as of 2018: 0.944

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

Australia Timezone: 

UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Summer (DST):
UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Canada:
60° 0′ 0″ N110° 0′ 0″ W

Coordinates of Australia:
25° 0′ 0″ S133° 0′ 0″ E

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