Country Size Comparison


Laos is about 6 times bigger than Netherlands.

Netherlands is approximately 41,543 sq km, while Laos is approximately 236,800 sq km, making Laos 470% larger than Netherlands. Meanwhile, the population of Netherlands is ~17.1 million people (10.0 million fewer people live in Laos).

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

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