Eritrea is about 9 times smaller than Egypt.

Egypt is approximately 1,001,450 sq km, while Eritrea is approximately 117,600 sq km, making Eritrea 11.74% the size of Egypt. Meanwhile, the population of Egypt is ~104.1 million people (98.0 million fewer people live in Eritrea).

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

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