Country size comparison
Papua New Guinea is about 2.2 times smaller than Egypt.
Egypt is approximately 1,001,450 sq km, while Papua New Guinea is approximately 462,840 sq km, making Papua New Guinea 46.22% the size of Egypt. Meanwhile, the population of Egypt is ~107.8 million people (98.2 million fewer people live in Papua New Guinea).
This to-scale comparison of Egypt vs. Papua New Guinea uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.