Country size comparison
Afghanistan is about 6 times bigger than Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania is approximately 116,075 sq km, while Afghanistan is approximately 652,230 sq km, making Afghanistan 462% larger than Pennsylvania. Meanwhile, the population of Pennsylvania is ~12.7 million people (25.6 million more people live in Afghanistan).
This to-scale comparison of Pennsylvania vs. Afghanistan uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.