Country size comparison
North Carolina is around the same size as Malawi.
Malawi is approximately 118,484 sq km, while North Carolina is approximately 126,161 sq km, making North Carolina 6% larger than Malawi. Meanwhile, the population of Malawi is ~20.8 million people (11.3 million fewer people live in North Carolina).
This to-scale comparison of Malawi 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.