Country Size Comparison


South Africa is about 34 times bigger than Guinea-Bissau.

Guinea-Bissau is approximately 36,125 sq km, while South Africa is approximately 1,219,090 sq km, making South Africa 3,275% larger than Guinea-Bissau. Meanwhile, the population of Guinea-Bissau is ~1.9 million people (54.5 million more people live in South Africa).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Guinea-Bissau compared to South Africa. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of South Africa vs. Guinea-Bissau using our country comparison tool.

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