Country size comparison
Iceland is about 2.4 times smaller than United Kingdom.
United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, while Iceland is approximately 103,000 sq km, making Iceland 42.28% the size of United Kingdom. Meanwhile, the population of United Kingdom is ~67.8 million people (67.4 million fewer people live in Iceland).
This to-scale comparison of United Kingdom vs. Iceland uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.