It's about one-sixty-fifth as big as China.
In other words, 14,999,760 hectares is 0.0156297 times the size of China, and the size of China is 63.980750 times that amount.(a.k.a. People's Republic of China, a.k.a. 中华人民共和国, a.k.a.中華人民共和國 , a.k.a. Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghég) (UN mainland area figure)
Mainland China, as measured by the United Nations (excluding China's Special Administrative Regions — Hong Kong and Macau — and disputed territories such as Taiwan, Askai Chin, and the Trans-Karakoram Tract), occupies 959,696,100 hectares in total area . China is the the most populous country in the world and the third or fourth largest (depending on areas included in the measurement) in total area.
It's about one-sixty-fifth as big as United States.
In other words, 14,999,760 hectares is 0.01526433 times the size of United States, and the size of United States is 65.512210 times that amount.(a.k.a. United States of America, a.k.a. America, a.k.a. USA, a.k.a. US)
The third or fourth largest country in the world (there is some dispute in how China's total area is measured), the United States measures 982,667,500 hectares in total area. The United States' economy is the fifth-largest in the world, comprising a quarter of nominal global GDP.
It's about 65 times as big as Jacksonville.
In other words, 14,999,760 hectares is 65.812060 times the size of Jacksonville, and the size of Jacksonville is 0.01519478 times that amount.(Florida)
The largest city in Florida and the fifth-largest city in the country, Jacksonville measures 227,918.10 hectares in total area. The city is known for its diversified industrial and manufacturing base and as a transportation hub, featuring a prominent deep-water port, a large airport, and extensive rail yards.
It's about one-sixty-fifth as big as Canada.
In other words, 14,999,760 hectares is 0.0150228 times the size of Canada, and the size of Canada is 66.56550 times that amount.Canada measures 998,467,000 hectares in total area. It is both the second-largest country in the world and one of the most-sparsely populated, in addition to having the longest coastline of any country in the world — 243,000 km (151,000 mi).
It's about 80 times as big as Anaconda.
In other words, 14,999,760 hectares is 78.1280 times the size of Anaconda, and the size of Anaconda is 0.0128 times that amount.(Anaconda City/Deer Lodge County) (Montana)
The consolidated city-county of Deer Lodge County (of which Anaconda is the county seat) measure 191,990 hectares in total area. The town of Anaconda is named after the Anaconda Mine owned by the town's founder, Marcus Daly, and was itself the namesake of the Anaconda Copper Company, one of the largest trusts of the twentieth century.
It's about 80 times as big as Maui.
In other words, 14,999,760 hectares is 79.6380 times the size of Maui, and the size of Maui is 0.012557 times that amount.(Hawaii)
The second-largest of the Hawaiian Islands, Maui measures 188,350 hectares in total area. It is known as the home of the Maui High Performance Computing Center and as a major tourist destination.
It's about 80 times as big as Butte.
In other words, 14,999,760 hectares is 80.790380 times the size of Butte, and the size of Butte is 0.01237771 times that amount.(The City and County of Butte-Silver Bow) (Montana)
The eighth-largest city in the country and the second-largest in Montana, the Butte-Silver Bow City County measures 185,662.70 hectares. The city was called "the Richest Hill on Earth" for its numerous copper, silver, and gold mines.