Country size comparison
Maldives is about 1,011 times smaller than Italy.
Italy is approximately 301,340 sq km, while Maldives is approximately 298 sq km, making Maldives 0.1% the size of Italy. Meanwhile, the population of Italy is ~61.1 million people (60.7 million fewer people live in Maldives).
This to-scale comparison of Italy vs. Maldives uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.