Country size comparison
Malawi is about 1.5 times bigger than South Carolina.
South Carolina is approximately 77,983 sq km, while Malawi is approximately 118,484 sq km, making Malawi 52% larger than South Carolina. Meanwhile, the population of South Carolina is ~4.6 million people (16.2 million more people live in Malawi).
This to-scale comparison of South Carolina vs. Malawi uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.