Country size comparison
Yemen is about 8 times bigger than Ireland.
Ireland is approximately 70,273 sq km, while Yemen is approximately 527,968 sq km, making Yemen 651% larger than Ireland. Meanwhile, the population of Ireland is ~5.3 million people (25.7 million more people live in Yemen).
This to-scale comparison of Ireland vs. Yemen uses the Mercator projection, which distorts the size of regions near the poles. Learn more. Note: Try dragging the outline to reposition.