Country size comparison
Libya is about 7 times bigger than United Kingdom.
United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, while Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, making Libya 622% larger than United Kingdom. Meanwhile, the population of United Kingdom is ~67.8 million people (60.7 million fewer people live in Libya).
This to-scale comparison of United Kingdom vs. Libya uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.