Country size comparison
Ireland is about 14 times smaller than Egypt.
Egypt is approximately 1,001,450 sq km, while Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, making Ireland 7.02% the size of Egypt. Meanwhile, the population of Egypt is ~107.8 million people (102.5 million fewer people live in Ireland).
This to-scale comparison of Egypt vs. Ireland uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.