Country size comparison
Equatorial Guinea is about 2.5 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Equatorial Guinea is approximately 28,051 sq km, making Equatorial Guinea 39.92% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (3.6 million fewer people live in Equatorial Guinea).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Equatorial Guinea uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.