Country size comparison
Australia is about 12 times bigger than Afghanistan.
Afghanistan is approximately 652,230 sq km, while Australia is approximately 7,741,220 sq km, making Australia 1,087% larger than Afghanistan. Meanwhile, the population of Afghanistan is ~38.3 million people (12.2 million fewer people live in Australia).
This to-scale comparison of Afghanistan vs. Australia uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.