Country size comparison
Iraq is about 18 times smaller than Australia.
Australia is approximately 7,741,220 sq km, while Iraq is approximately 438,317 sq km, making Iraq 5.66% the size of Australia. Meanwhile, the population of Australia is ~26.1 million people (14.3 million more people live in Iraq).
This to-scale comparison of Australia vs. Iraq uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.