Country size comparison
Libya is about 13 times bigger than Alabama.
Alabama is approximately 131,426 sq km, while Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, making Libya 1,239% larger than Alabama. Meanwhile, the population of Alabama is ~4.8 million people (2.4 million more people live in Libya).
This to-scale comparison of Alabama vs. Libya uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.