Country size comparison
Portugal is about 1.2 times bigger than South Carolina.
South Carolina is approximately 77,983 sq km, while Portugal is approximately 92,090 sq km, making Portugal 18% larger than South Carolina. Meanwhile, the population of South Carolina is ~4.6 million people (5.6 million more people live in Portugal).
This to-scale comparison of South Carolina vs. Portugal uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.