Country Size Comparison


Mauritania is around the same size as Egypt.

Egypt is approximately 1,001,450 sq km, while Mauritania is approximately 1,030,700 sq km, making Mauritania 3% larger than Egypt. Meanwhile, the population of Egypt is ~104.1 million people (100.1 million fewer people live in Mauritania).

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

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