Country size comparison
Western Sahara is about 1.2 times smaller than Vietnam.
Vietnam is approximately 331,210 sq km, while Western Sahara is approximately 266,000 sq km, making Western Sahara 80.31% the size of Vietnam. Meanwhile, the population of Vietnam is ~103.8 million people (103.2 million fewer people live in Western Sahara).
This to-scale comparison of Vietnam vs. Western Sahara uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.