Is Canada Bigger Than France? (Comparison)

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


Is Canada bigger than France?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of France is 640,679 sq km. Canada is bigger than France by 9,343,991 sq km. Canada is around 15.58 times bigger than France.

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

Area of Canada compared to France

Area of France:  247,368 sq mi (640,679 km2 )

Area of France 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 France

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of France as of 30th June 2021, is 65,416,701.

Population of France compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and France.

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, and the capital city of France is Paris.

Official Languages

Canada: English, French
France: French

Human Development Index

HDI of Canada as of 2019: 0.929
HDI of France as of 2018: 0.901

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

France Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of France:
47° 0′ 0″ N2° 0′ 0″ E

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