Country size comparison
Afghanistan is about 1.3 times bigger than Spain.
Spain is approximately 505,370 sq km, while Afghanistan is approximately 652,230 sq km, making Afghanistan 29% larger than Spain. Meanwhile, the population of Spain is ~47.2 million people (8.8 million fewer people live in Afghanistan).
This to-scale comparison of Spain vs. Afghanistan uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.