Country Size Comparison


Greece is about 9 times smaller than South Africa.

South Africa is approximately 1,219,090 sq km, while Greece is approximately 131,957 sq km, making Greece 10.82% the size of South Africa. Meanwhile, the population of South Africa is ~56.5 million people (45.9 million fewer people live in Greece).

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

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