Is Canada Bigger Than California? (Comparison)

Canada is a country located in North America, 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 Canada and California regarding various aspects.


Is Canada bigger than California?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of California is 423,970 sq km. Canada is bigger than California by 9,560,700 sq km. Canada is around 23.55 times bigger than California.

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

Area of Canada compared to California

Area of California:  163,696 sq mi ( 423,970 km2 )

Area of California 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 California

Based on the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of California as of 2019 was estimated to be around 39.51 Million.

Population of Califorina compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and California.

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, and the capital city of California is Sacramento.

Official Languages

Canada: English, French
California: English

Human Development Index

HDI of Canada as of 2019: 0.929
HDI of California as of 2018: 0.930

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

California Timezone: 

UTC – 8 (Pacific Time Zone)

UTC – 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of California:
37° 0′ 0″ N120° 0′ 0″ W

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