Country size comparison
China is about 137 times bigger than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while China is approximately 9,596,960 sq km, making China 13,557% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (1.4 billion more people live in China).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. China uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.