Country size comparison
Afghanistan is about 1.5 times smaller than Egypt.
Egypt is approximately 1,001,450 sq km, while Afghanistan is approximately 652,230 sq km, making Afghanistan 65.13% the size of Egypt. Meanwhile, the population of Egypt is ~107.8 million people (69.4 million fewer people live in Afghanistan).
This to-scale comparison of Egypt vs. Afghanistan uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.