Christmas Island is about 521 times smaller than Ireland.

Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Christmas Island is approximately 135 sq km, making Christmas Island 0.19% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (5.3 million fewer people live in Christmas Island).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Ireland compared to Christmas Island. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Christmas Island vs. Ireland using our country comparison tool.

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