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Ireland Ireland: 25,652 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Ireland is an island country in Western Europe.
Ireland has a population of 4,73 million. Ireland has a fertility rate von 2,00 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Ireland in the year 2050 will rise to 5,99 million and in the year 2100 to 6,60 million. The life expectency in Ireland is high in the international comparison at 80,6 years.

With an area of 70.280 sq. km Ireland ranks 119th among all countries in the world. The population density of Ireland is 67,3 people per sq. km (World rank 133). By 2050 the population density will rise to 85,3 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 93,8 people per sq. km. The border of Ireland with its neighbor countries is 360 km in total length. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 1.448 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 came to 294,05 billion US $ and ranks 40th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 61.606 US $ and ranks among the top in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 91,8 % of the GDP, therefore Ireland ranks among the countries with a high debt level. Ireland has an unemployment rate of 8,1 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1955
ISO country code IE
Internet Domain .ie
License plate IRL
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Ireland

All datasets for Ireland by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (140)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (339)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (23,439)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,183)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (515)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (36)
Internet users
Merchant marine