Ireland ended 2016 with a population of 4,693,000 people, which represents a decrease of 31,720 people compared to 2015.
Ireland ranks No. 124 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 2,388,987 women, representing 50.56% of the total, compared to 2,335,733 or 49.44% men.
Ireland shows a moderate population density, with 67 people per square km and it was in position 81th in our ranking of density population in 2016 .