It's about as big as New York.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as North Carolina.
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 1.013703 times the size of North Carolina, and the size of North Carolina is 0.98648220 times that amount.(United States)
The "Tar Heel State," North Carolina measures 13,938,930 hectares in total area. The Outer Banks, a 32,000 hectares region off the northeastern coast of the state's mainland, is a series of barrier islands that has been called the "Graveyard of the Atlantic" on account of the numerous shipwrecks that have occurred there.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Arkansas.
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 1.025902 times the size of Arkansas, and the size of Arkansas is 0.9747520 times that amount.(United States)
The "Natural State," Arkansas measures 13,773,190 hectares in total area. The 370 hectares state park called Crater of Diamonds is situated over an eroded lamproite volcanic formation and is the only state in the Union where diamonds are mined (although commercial mining was ceased in 2002).
It's about as big as Iowa.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Alabama.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as big as Louisiana.
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 1.052398 times the size of Louisiana, and the size of Louisiana is 0.95021090 times that amount.(United States)
The "Pelican State" or the "Bayou State," Louisiana measures 13,426,420 hectares in total area. Louisiana boasts a total of 6,400 km of navigable waterways made up of its numerous rivers and streams — the most of any state in the nation.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Illinois.
In other words, 14,129,940 hectares is 0.94201110 times the size of Illinois, and the size of Illinois is 1.061559 times that amount.(United States)
The "Land of Lincoln," Illinois measures 14,999,760 hectares in total area. Though the Mississippi River marks the western border of the state at nearly all points, the 6,993 hectares area of Kaskaskia township has lain to the west of the River since an 1881 flood altered its course.