How Big Is Australia Compared To Ireland? (Comparison)

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Is Australia Bigger than Ireland

Australia is a country located in the Oceania continent, whereas Ireland is an island country located in the North Atlantic in Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Australia and Ireland regarding various aspects.


How big is Australia compared to Ireland?

The total area of Australia is 7,692,024 sq km, and the total area of Ireland is 84,421 sq km. Australia is bigger than Ireland by 7,607,603 sq km. Australia is around 91.11 times bigger than Ireland.

Area of Australia:  2,969,907 sq mi ( 7,692,024 km2 )

Area of Australia compared to Ireland

Area of Ireland:  32,595 sq mi ( 84,421 km2 )

Area of Ireland compared to Australia


According to the Worldometer data, the total population of Australia as of 8th July 2021 is estimated to be around 25,804,397.

Population of Australia compared to Ireland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of Ireland as of 8th July 2021, is 4,994,503.

Population of Ireland compared to Australia

Here is some more data comparison between Australia and Ireland.

The capital city of Australia is Canberra, and the capital city of Ireland is Dublin.

Official Languages

Australia: None at the federal level but English is the national language of Australia.
Ireland: English, Irish

Human Development Index

HDI of Australia as of 2019: 0.944
HDI of Ireland as of 2018: 0.955

Australia Timezone:

UTC + 8, +9.5, +10

Summer (DST):
UTC + 8, +9.5, +10, +10.5, +11

(Australia has various timezones, also in Daylight Saving Time).

Ireland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Australia:
25° 0′ 0″ S133° 0′ 0″ E

Coordinates of Ireland:
53° 25′ 0″ N8° 0′ 0″ W

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