Ireland Ireland

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Ireland, is a country located at Northern Europe, it has an area of 70,280 Km2 and it may be considered quite a small country.

Ireland, with a population of 4,964,440 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 71 people per km2.

It's capital is Dublin and its currency is Euros

Ireland is holding the 30 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 218,158 millions of euros (249,180 millions of dollars), ( 59.5% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 43,944€ euros per inhabitant50,193$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Ireland was on May of 2021 and it was 1.7%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Ireland, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.955 points in 2019, leaving it in 3th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Ireland are business, you must know it's in the 23th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Ireland, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Ireland Economy
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2021Q120,060€
Annual GDP [+]2020366,506M.€
Annual GDP [+]2020418,623M.$
GDP per capita [+]202073,590€
GDP per capita [+]202084,324$
Quarterly GDP [+]2021Q199,585M.€
Debt (M.€.) [+]2020218,158
Debt (M.$.) [+]2020249,180
Debt (%GDP) [+]202059.50%
Debt Per Capita [+]202043,944€
Debt Per Capita [+]202050,193$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-18,416
Deficit (M.$) [+]2020-21,035
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-5.00%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020104,175.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2020118,989.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201610,073.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201611,127.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201613.41%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201917,644.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201919,752.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201720.04%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,032.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20191,154.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20191.15%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202028.40%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]202020,984€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]202023,968$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20162,121€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20162,332$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20193,598€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20194,028$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019209€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019233$
Moody's Rating [+]02/14/2020A2
S&P Rating [+]11/29/2019AA-
Fitch Rating [+]02/28/2020A+
Corruption Index [+]202072
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201924º
Fragile States Index [+]201820.7
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201849º
Innovation Ranking [+]201810º
Unemployment Rate [+]April 20215.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q45.7%
Unemployed [+]2020Q4139 m.
NMW [+]20212,115.3 $
NMW [+]20211,723.8 €
Average Wage [+]202046,685€
Average Wage [+]202053,324$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201719º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]06/22/20210.8408
10-Year Bond Yield [+]06/22/20210.20%
Risk Premium [+]06/22/202136
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/22/202112.41%
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20211.7%
HICP [+]May 20211.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]April 202134.1%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%
Doing Business [+]201923º
IPI Year on Year [+]April 202130.8%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]April 202193,615
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]April 202124.54
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015489.96
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201223.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202052.0%
Annual arrivals [+]201910,951,000
Exports [+]2020157,671.9 M.€
Exports [+]2020178,732.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]202043.02%
Imports [+]202086,915.6 M.€
Imports [+]202097,968.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]202023.71%
Trade balance [+]202070,756.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]202080,763.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]202019.31%
Retail Sales YoY [+]April 202128.0%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201515º
Density [+]201971
Global Peace Ranking [+]202012º
Crude divorce rate [+]20170.70‰
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017607.7
% Immigrant [+]201916.79%
% Emigrant [+]201916.45%
Birth Rate [+]201912.00‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20172,161.1
Crude death rate [+]20196.30‰
Fertility Rate [+]20191.71
Crude marriage rate [+]20194.10‰
% risk of poverty [+]201516.3%
Population [+]20194,964,440
Immigrant stock [+]2019833,564
Emigrant stock [+]2019816,797
HDI [+]20190.955
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020
Life expectancy [+]201982.80
Suicides [+]2018437
Suicide rate [+]20189.04
Number of homicides [+]201842
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20180.87
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20197.54
Consumption GWh [+]201927,203
Generation GWh [+]201928,710
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]06/21/20214,979
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]06/21/2021269,321
Fully vaccinated [+]06/22/20211,000,000
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]06/21/20211,002.93
Doses administered [+]06/22/20213,218,310