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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