Country size comparison
Taiwan is about 1.9 times smaller than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Taiwan is approximately 35,980 sq km, making Taiwan 51.2% the size of Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (18.3 million more people live in Taiwan).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Taiwan uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.