Country Size Comparison


Mauritania is about 15 times bigger than Ireland.

Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Mauritania is approximately 1,030,700 sq km, making Mauritania 1,367% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.2 million people (1.2 million fewer people live in Mauritania).

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Ireland compared to Mauritania. For more details, see an in-depth quality of life comparison of Mauritania vs. Ireland using our country comparison tool.

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