Country size comparison
Iraq is about 1.8 times bigger than United Kingdom.
United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, while Iraq is approximately 438,317 sq km, making Iraq 80% larger than United Kingdom. Meanwhile, the population of United Kingdom is ~67.8 million people (27.3 million fewer people live in Iraq).
This to-scale comparison of United Kingdom vs. Iraq uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.