Country Size Comparison


Libya is about 2.8 times bigger than Somalia.

Somalia is approximately 637,657 sq km, while Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, making Libya 176% larger than Somalia. Meanwhile, the population of Somalia is ~11.0 million people (4.4 million fewer people live in Libya).

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

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