Country Size Comparison


Malaysia is about 5 times smaller than Libya.

Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, while Malaysia is approximately 329,847 sq km, making Malaysia 18.75% the size of Libya. Meanwhile, the population of Libya is ~6.9 million people (25.8 million more people live in Malaysia).

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

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