Country size comparison
North Carolina is about 14 times smaller than Libya.
Libya is approximately 1,759,540 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 7.17% the size of Libya. Meanwhile, the population of Libya is ~7.1 million people (2.4 million more people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of Libya vs. North Carolina uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.