Country size comparison
Qatar is about 6 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Qatar is approximately 11,586 sq km, making Qatar 16.49% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (2.8 million fewer people live in Qatar).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Qatar uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.