Is France Bigger Than Zimbabwe? (Comparison)

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


Is France bigger than Zimbabwe?

The total area of France is 640,679 sq km, and the total area of Zimbabwe is 390,757 sq km. France is bigger than Zimbabwe by 249,922 sq km. France is around 1.64 times bigger than Zimbabwe.

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

Area of France compared to Zimbabwe

Area of Zimbabwe:  150,872 sq mi ( 390,757 km2 )

Area of Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Zimbabwe as of 10th November 2021, is estimated to be around 15,102,469.

Population of Zimbabwe compared to France

Here is some more data comparison between France and Zimbabwe.

The capital city of France is Paris, and the capital city of Zimbabwe is Harare.

Official Languages

France: French
Zimbabwe: There are 16 official languages in Zimbabwe.

Human Development Index

HDI of France as of 2019: 0.901
HDI of Zimbabwe as of 2018: 0.571

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)

Zimbabwe Timezone: 

UTC + 2 (Central Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

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

Coordinates of Zimbabwe:
20° 0′ 0″ S30° 0′ 0″ E

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