Libya is about 5 times smaller than China.
China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km,
while Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, making
Libya 18.33% the size of China.
Meanwhile, the population of China is ~1.4 billion people
(1.4 billion fewer people live in Libya).
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of China compared to Libya.
For more details, see an in-depth
quality of life comparison of Libya vs. China
using our country comparison tool.
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