Country Size Comparison


Sierra Leone is about 3.7 times smaller than Western Sahara.

Western Sahara is approximately 266,000 sq km, while Sierra Leone is approximately 71,740 sq km, making Sierra Leone 26.97% the size of Western Sahara. Meanwhile, the population of Western Sahara is ~603,253 people (5.6 million more people live in Sierra Leone).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Western Sahara compared to Sierra Leone. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Sierra Leone vs. Western Sahara using our country comparison tool.

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