Country Size Comparison


Costa Rica is about 6 times smaller than Vietnam.

Vietnam is approximately 331,210 sq km, while Costa Rica is approximately 51,100 sq km, making Costa Rica 15.43% the size of Vietnam. Meanwhile, the population of Vietnam is ~98.7 million people (93.6 million fewer people live in Costa Rica).

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

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