Laos is about 2.2 times smaller than Thailand.
Thailand is approximately 513,120 sq km,
while Laos is approximately 236,800 sq km, making
Laos 46.15% the size of Thailand.
Meanwhile, the population of Thailand is ~68.4 million people
(61.3 million fewer people live in Laos).
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Thailand compared to Laos.
For more details, see an in-depth
quality of life comparison of Laos vs. Thailand
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