Country size comparison
United Kingdom is about 1.4 times bigger than Uruguay.
Uruguay is approximately 176,215 sq km, while United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, making United Kingdom 38% larger than Uruguay. Meanwhile, the population of Uruguay is ~3.4 million people (64.4 million more people live in United Kingdom).
This to-scale comparison of Uruguay vs. United Kingdom uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.