Is France Bigger Than Vancouver? (Comparison)

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


Is France bigger than Vancouver?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Vancouver is 114.97 sq km. France is bigger than Vancouver by 640,564.03 sq km. France is around 1.1 times bigger than Vancouver.

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

Area of France compared to Vancouver

Area of Vancouver:  44.39 sq mi ( 114.97 km2 )

Area of Vancouver 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 Vancouver

Based on the United Nations data, the last known population of Vancouver as of 2017 was estimated to be around 675,218.

Population of Vancouver compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Vancouver.

Official Languages

France: French
Vancouver: English

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Vancouver as of 2018: 0.930

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)

Vancouver Timezone: 

UTC – 8 (Pacific Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Vancouver:
49° 15′ 39″ N123° 6′ 50″ W

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