Country Size Comparison


Uruguay is about 8 times bigger than El Salvador.

El Salvador is approximately 21,041 sq km, while Uruguay is approximately 176,215 sq km, making Uruguay 737% larger than El Salvador. Meanwhile, the population of El Salvador is ~6.5 million people (3.1 million fewer people live in Uruguay).

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

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