Country Size Comparison


El Salvador is about 61 times smaller than Peru.

Peru is approximately 1,285,216 sq km, while El Salvador is approximately 21,041 sq km, making El Salvador 1.64% the size of Peru. Meanwhile, the population of Peru is ~31.0 million people (24.9 million fewer people live in El Salvador).

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

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