Country size comparison
Spain is about 1.3 times smaller than Afghanistan.
Afghanistan is approximately 652,230 sq km, while Spain is approximately 505,370 sq km, making Spain 77.48% the size of Afghanistan. Meanwhile, the population of Afghanistan is ~38.3 million people (8.8 million more people live in Spain).
This to-scale comparison of Afghanistan vs. Spain uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.