Bangladesh is about 8 times smaller than South Africa.
South Africa is approximately 1,219,090 sq km,
while Bangladesh is approximately 148,460 sq km.
Meanwhile, the population of South Africa is ~54.8 million people
(103.0 million more people live in Bangladesh).
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of South Africa compared to Bangladesh.
For more details, see an in-depth
comparison of Bangladesh vs. South Africa
using our country comparison tool.
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