Country Size Comparison


Costa Rica is about 151 times smaller than Australia.

Australia is approximately 7,741,220 sq km, while Costa Rica is approximately 51,100 sq km, making Costa Rica 0.66% the size of Australia. Meanwhile, the population of Australia is ~25.5 million people (20.4 million fewer people live in Costa Rica).

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

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