Is Canada Bigger Than Costa Rica? (Comparison)

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


Is Canada bigger than Costa Rica?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of Costa Rica is 51,100 sq km. Canada is bigger than Costa Rica by 9,933,570 sq km. Canada is around 195.39 times bigger than Costa Rica.

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

Area of Canada compared to Costa Rica

Area of Costa Rica:  19,700 sq mi ( 51,100 km2 )

Area of Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Costa Rica as of 29th June 2021, is 5,140,704.

Population of Costa-Rica compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and Costa Rica.

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, and the capital city of Costa Rica is San Jose.

Official Languages

Canada: English, French
Costa Rica: Spanish

Human Development Index

HDI of Canada as of 2019: 0.929
HDI of Costa Rica as of 2019: 0.810

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

Costa Rica Timezone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Costa Rica:
10° 0′ 0″ N84° 0′ 0″ W

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