Country Size Comparison


Costa Rica is around the same size as Panama.

Panama is approximately 75,420 sq km, while Costa Rica is approximately 51,100 sq km. Meanwhile, the population of Panama is ~3.8 million people (1.2 million more people live in Costa Rica).

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

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