Country size comparison
China is about 15 times bigger than Afghanistan.
Afghanistan is approximately 652,230 sq km, while China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km, making China 1,371% larger than Afghanistan. Meanwhile, the population of Afghanistan is ~38.3 million people (1.4 billion more people live in China).
This to-scale comparison of Afghanistan vs. China uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.