Country size comparison
Cyprus is about 8 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Cyprus is approximately 9,251 sq km, making Cyprus 13.16% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (4.0 million fewer people live in Cyprus).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Cyprus uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.