Country Size Comparison


Austria is about 15 times smaller than South Africa.

South Africa is approximately 1,219,090 sq km, while Austria is approximately 83,871 sq km, making Austria 6.88% the size of South Africa. Meanwhile, the population of South Africa is ~56.5 million people (47.6 million fewer people live in Austria).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of South Africa compared to Austria. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Austria vs. South Africa using our country comparison tool.

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