Is France Bigger Than Ukraine? (Comparison)

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


Is France bigger than Ukraine?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Ukraine is 603,628 sq km. France is bigger than Ukraine by 37,051 sq km. France is around 1.06 times bigger than Ukraine.

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

Area of France compared to Ukraine

Area of Ukraine:  233,062 sq mi ( 603,628 km2 )

Area of Ukraine 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 Ukraine

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Ukraine as of 10th November 2021, is estimated to be around 43,453,599.

Population of Ukraine compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Ukraine.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Ukraine is Kyiv.

Official Languages

France: French
Ukraine: Ukrainian

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Ukraine as of 2018: 0.779

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)

Ukraine Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Ukraine:
49° 0′ 0″ N32° 0′ 0″ E

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