Is Greece Bigger Than Ireland? (Comparison)

Ireland is an island country in the North Atlantic whereas Greece is located in Southeast Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Greece and Ireland regarding different aspects.


Is Greece bigger than Ireland?

The total area of Greece is 131,957 km2 and the total area of Ireland is 84,421 km2. Greece is bigger than Ireland by 47,536 km2. Greece is almost 1.5 times bigger than Ireland.

Area of Greece: 50,949 sq mi (131,957 km2 )

Area of Greece compared to Ireland

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

Area of Ireland compared to Greece


As per the Worldometer data, the current population of Greece estimated as of 28th December 2020 is 10,398,124.

Population of Greece compared to Ireland

According to the data from Worldometer, the population of Ireland as of 28th December 2020 is estimated to be around 4,965,465.

Population of Ireland compared to Greece

Here is some more data comparison between Greece and Ireland.

The capital city of Greece is Athens, and the capital city of Ireland is Dublin.

Official Languages

Greece: Greek
Ireland: Irish and English

Human Development Index

HDI of Greece as of 2018: 0.888
HDI of Ireland as of 2019: 0.955

Greece Timezone:

UTC + 2 (Eastern European Time)
UTC + 3 (Eastern European Summer Time)

Ireland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
UTC + 1 (British Summer Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Greece:
39° 0′ 0″ N22° 0′ 0″ E

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

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