Country Size Comparison


Malaysia is about 2.8 times bigger than Malawi.

Malawi is approximately 118,484 sq km, while Malaysia is approximately 329,847 sq km, making Malaysia 178% larger than Malawi. Meanwhile, the population of Malawi is ~21.2 million people (11.5 million more people live in Malaysia).

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

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