Is Sardinia Bigger Than Ireland? (Comparison)

Sardinia is an island of Italy located in the Mediterranean sea, whereas Ireland is an island country located in the North Atlantic in Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Sardinia and Ireland regarding various aspects.


Is Sardinia bigger than Ireland?

The total area of Sardinia is 24,090 sq km, and the total area of Ireland is 84,421 sq km. Sardinia is smaller than Ireland by 60,331 sq km. Sardinia is around 3.5 times smaller than Ireland.

Area of Sardinia:  24,090 sq mi ( 9,300 km2 )

Area of Sardinia compared to Ireland

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

Area of Ireland compared to Sardinia


According to the Eurostat data, the total population of Sardinia as of 2019 was estimated to be around 1.64 Million.

Population of Sardinia compared to Ireland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the current population of Ireland as of 7th June 2021, is 4,989,990.

Population of Ireland compared to Sardinia

Here is some more data comparison between Sardinia and Ireland.

The capital city of Sardinia is Cagliari, and the capital city of Ireland is Dublin.

Official Languages

Sardinia: Italian
Ireland: English, Irish

Human Development Index

HDI of Sardinia as of 2018: 0.858
HDI of Ireland as of 2019: 0.955

Sardinia Timezone:

UTC + 1 (Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 2 (Central European Summer Time)

Ireland Timezone: 

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Sardinia:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 9° 0′ 0″ E

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

You may also like to read:

Is Sardinia bigger than the Province of Granada?

Is Sardinia bigger than Gran Canaria?

Is Sardinia bigger than Gibraltar?

Is Sardinia bigger than Dublin? 

Leave a Comment