Is France Bigger Than Brazil? (Comparison)

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Is France bigger than Brazil

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Brazil is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Brazil regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Brazil?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Brazil is 8,515,767 sq km. France is smaller than Brazil by 7,875,088 sq km. France is around 13.29 times smaller than Brazil.

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

Area of France compared to Brazil

Area of Brazil:  3,287,956 sq mi ( 8,515,767 km2 )

Area of Brazil compared to France


Based on the World Bank, Eurostat data, the total population of France as of 2019 was estimated to be around 67.06 Million.

Population of France compared to Brazil

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Brazil as of 5th September 2021, is estimated to be around 214,209,187.

Population of Brazil compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Brazil.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Brazil is Brasilia.

Official Languages

France: French
Brazil: Portuguese

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Brazil as of 2018: 0.765

France Timezone: 

France has 12 different time zones but the majority of the area observes:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

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

Brazil Timezone: 

UTC – 2 to – 5 (Brazil Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Brazil:
10° 0′ 0″ S52° 0′ 0″ W

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