Paper sizes in series A

The A series of paper is the most commonly used worldwide, with only the US and Canada (some parts of Mexico) not currently conforming to the ISO 216 (international standard).

  • The A3 paper size is 297 mm x 420 mm or 11.7 x 16.5 in.
  • The A4 paper size is 210 mm x 297 mm or 8.3 x 11.7 in.
  • The A5 paper size is 148 mm x 210 mm or 5.8 x 8.3 in.

All paper sizes in millimeters and inches

Paper sizes in series A


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Other paper sizes

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