Country size comparison
Western Sahara is around the same size as United Kingdom.
United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 sq km, while Western Sahara is approximately 266,000 sq km, making Western Sahara 9% larger than United Kingdom. Meanwhile, the population of United Kingdom is ~67.8 million people (67.1 million fewer people live in Western Sahara).
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This to-scale map shows a size comparison of United Kingdom compared to Western Sahara. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Western Sahara vs. United Kingdom using our country comparison tool.