Malta is about 222 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km,
while Malta is approximately 316 sq km, making
Malta 0.45% the size of Ireland.
Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.0 million people
(4.6 million fewer people live in Malta).
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Ireland compared to Malta.
For more details, see an in-depth
quality of life comparison of Malta vs. Ireland
using our country comparison tool.
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