Country size comparison
Egypt is about 14 times bigger than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Egypt is approximately 1,001,450 sq km, making Egypt 1,325% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (102.5 million more people live in Egypt).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Egypt uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.