Is France Bigger Than Queensland? (Comparison)

France is a transcontinental country spanning Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories, whereas Queensland is a state of Australia located in the northeastern region of the country. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between France and Queensland regarding various aspects.


Is France bigger than Queensland?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Queensland is 1,851,736 sq km. France is smaller than Queensland by 1,211,057 sq km. France is around 2.9 times smaller than Queensland.

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

Area of France compared to Queensland

Area of Queensland:  714,959 sq mi ( 1,851,736 km2 )

Area of Queensland 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 Queensland

Based on Wikipedia data, the total population of Queensland as of September 2020 was estimated to be around 5,184,847.

Here is some more data comparison between France and Queensland.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Queensland is Brisbane.

Official Languages

France: French
Queensland: English

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Queensland as of 2018: 0.932

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)

Queensland Timezone: 

UTC + 10 (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Queensland:
22.5752° S, 144.0848° E

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