Country Size Comparison


Western Sahara is about 3.7 times bigger than Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone is approximately 71,740 sq km, while Western Sahara is approximately 266,000 sq km, making Western Sahara 271% larger than Sierra Leone. Meanwhile, the population of Sierra Leone is ~6.2 million people (5.6 million fewer people live in Western Sahara).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Sierra Leone compared to Western Sahara. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Western Sahara vs. Sierra Leone using our country comparison tool.

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