Country size comparison
Rwanda is about 2.7 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Rwanda is approximately 26,338 sq km, making Rwanda 37.48% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (7.9 million more people live in Rwanda).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Rwanda uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.