Country Size Comparison


Mauritania is about 10 times bigger than Iceland.

Iceland is approximately 103,000 sq km, while Mauritania is approximately 1,030,700 sq km, making Mauritania 901% larger than Iceland. Meanwhile, the population of Iceland is ~350,734 people (3.7 million more people live in Mauritania).

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

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