Country Size Comparison

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South Africa is around the same size as Peru.

Peru is approximately 1,285,216 sq km, while South Africa is approximately 1,219,090 sq km, making South Africa 94.85% the size of Peru. Meanwhile, the population of Peru is ~31.9 million people (24.5 million more people live in South Africa).

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


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