Country size comparison
Afghanistan is about 2 times smaller than Peru.
Peru is approximately 1,285,216 sq km, while Afghanistan is approximately 652,230 sq km, making Afghanistan 50.75% the size of Peru. Meanwhile, the population of Peru is ~32.3 million people (6.1 million more people live in Afghanistan).
This to-scale comparison of Peru vs. Afghanistan uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.