Country Size Comparison


Costa Rica is about 15 times smaller than Turkey.

Turkey is approximately 783,562 sq km, while Costa Rica is approximately 51,100 sq km, making Costa Rica 6.52% the size of Turkey. Meanwhile, the population of Turkey is ~82.0 million people (76.9 million fewer people live in Costa Rica).

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

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