Country Size Comparison


Costa Rica is about 20 times smaller than Egypt.

Egypt is approximately 1,001,450 sq km, while Costa Rica is approximately 51,100 sq km, making Costa Rica 5.1% the size of Egypt. Meanwhile, the population of Egypt is ~104.1 million people (99.0 million fewer people live in Costa Rica).

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

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