Is France Bigger Than Ontario? (Comparison)

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of the country of Canada. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Ontario regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Ontario?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Ontario is 1,076,395 sq km. France is smaller than Ontario by 435,716 sq km. France is around 1.68 times smaller than Ontario.

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

Area of France compared to Ontario

Area of Ontario: 415,598 sq mi ( 1,076,395 km2 )

Area of Ontario 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 Ontario

Based on the StatCan, the total population of Ontario as of 2019 was estimated to be around 14.57 Million.

Population of Ontario compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Ontario.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Ontario is Toronto.

Official Languages

France: French
Ontario: English, French

Human Development Index

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

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)

Ontario Timezone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Time Zone)

UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Ontario:
49° 15′ 0″ N84° 30′ 0″ W

You may also like to read:

France vs Norway Comparison

France vs New South Wales Comparison

France vs Ohio Comparison

Leave a Comment