Country size comparison
Faroe Islands is about 50 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Faroe Islands is approximately 1,393 sq km, making Faroe Islands 1.98% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (5.2 million fewer people live in Faroe Islands).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Faroe Islands uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.