Is Canada Bigger Than The Netherlands? (Comparison)

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


Is Canada bigger than the Netherlands?

The total area of Canada is 9,984,670 sq km, and the total area of the Netherlands is 41,865 sq km. Canada is bigger than the Netherlands by 9,942,805 sq km. Canada is around 280.5 times bigger than the Netherlands.

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

Area of Canada compared to Netherlands

Area of the Netherlands:  16,164 sq mi ( 41,865 km2 )

Area of the Netherlands 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 the Netherlands

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of the Netherlands as of 30th June 2021, is 17,172,485.

Population of The Netherlands compared to Canada

Here is some more data comparison between Canada and the Netherlands.

The capital city of Canada is Ottawa, and the capital city of the Netherlands is Amsterdam.

Official Languages

Canada: English, French
The Netherlands : Dutch

Human Development Index

HDI of Canada as of 2019: 0.929
HDI of the Netherlands as of 2018: 0.944

Canada Timezone:

UTC−3.5 to −8

Summer (DST):
UTC−2.5 to −7

The Netherlands Timezone: 

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)
UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)
UTC -4 (Atlantic Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of the Netherlands:
52° 19′ 0″ N5° 33′ 0″ E

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