Country Size Comparison


Laos is about 42 times smaller than United States.

United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, while Laos is approximately 236,800 sq km, making Laos 2.41% the size of United States. Meanwhile, the population of United States is ~332.6 million people (325.2 million fewer people live in Laos).

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

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