Country size comparison
Portugal is about 1.3 times bigger than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Portugal is approximately 92,090 sq km, making Portugal 31% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (5.0 million more people live in Portugal).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Portugal uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.