Panama is around the same size as Costa Rica.
Costa Rica is approximately 51,100 sq km,
while Panama is approximately 75,420 sq km.
Meanwhile, the population of Costa Rica is ~4.9 million people
(1.2 million fewer people live in Panama).
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Costa Rica compared to Panama.
For more details, see an in-depth
comparison of Panama vs. Costa Rica
using our country comparison tool.
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