Is Spain Bigger Than the Republic of Ireland? (Comparison)

Spain is a country located in Southwestern Europe, whereas the Republic of Ireland is an island country located in the North Atlantic in Europe. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Spain and the Republic of Ireland regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Spain bigger than the Republic of Ireland?

The total area of Spain is 505,990 sq km, and the total area of the Republic of Ireland is 70,273 sq km. Spain is bigger than the Republic of Ireland by 435,717 sq km. Spain is around 7.2 times bigger than the Republic of Ireland.

Area of Spain:  195,360 sq mi ( 505,990 km2 )

Area of Spain compared to the Republic of Ireland

Area of the Republic of Ireland:  27,133 sq mi ( 70,273 km2 )

Area of the Republic of Ireland compared to Spain

Population

According to the Eurostat, World Bank data, the total population of Spain as of 2019 was estimated to be around 46.94 Million.

Population of Spain compared to the Republic of Ireland

Based on the Worldometer elaboration of the latest United Nations data, the total population of the Republic of Ireland as of 31st August 2021, is estimated to be around 4,998,362.

Population of the Republic of Ireland compared to Spain

Here is some more data comparison between Spain and the Republic of Ireland.

The capital city of Spain is Madrid, and the capital city of the Republic of Ireland is Dublin.

Official Languages

Spain: Spanish
Republic of Ireland: English, Irish

Human Development Index

HDI of Spain as of 2019: 0.904
HDI of Republic of Ireland as of 2018: 0.955

Spain Timezone: 

UTC + 0 to UTC + 1
(Western European Time and Central European Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC + 1 to UTC + 2
(Western European Summer Time and Central European Summer Time)

Ireland Timezone: 

UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)

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

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Spain:
40° 0′ 0″ N, 4° 0′ 0″ W

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

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