Is France Bigger Than Ghana? (Comparison)

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Ghana is a country located in West Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Ghana regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Ghana?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Ghana is 239,567 sq km. France is bigger than Ghana by 401,112 sq km. France is around 2.67 times bigger than Ghana.

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

Area of France compared to Ghana

Area of Ghana:  92,497 sq mi ( 239,567 km2 )

Area of Ghana 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 Ghana

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Ghana as of 12th September 2021, is estimated to be around 31,799,391.

Population of Ghana compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Ghana.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Ghana is Accra.

Official Languages

France: French
Ghana: English

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Ghana as of 2018: 0.611

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)

Ghana Timezone: 


Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of France:
47° 0′ 0″ N, 2° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Ghana:
7° 49′ 0″ N1° 3′ 0″ W

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