Country size comparison
Malawi is about 1.7 times bigger than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Malawi is approximately 118,484 sq km, making Malawi 69% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (15.5 million more people live in Malawi).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Malawi uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.