Country size comparison
Chad is about 18 times bigger than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Chad is approximately 1,284,000 sq km, making Chad 1,727% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (12.7 million more people live in Chad).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Chad uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.