Country size comparison
Libya is about 6 times smaller than United States.
United States is approximately 9,833,517 sq km, while Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, making Libya 17.89% the size of United States. Meanwhile, the population of United States is ~337.3 million people (330.2 million fewer people live in Libya).
This to-scale comparison of United States vs. Libya uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.