Ireland ended 2017 with a population of 4,838,259 people, which represents an increasea of 53,876 people compared to 2016.
Ireland ranks No. 124 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 2,426,273 women, representing 50.4% of the total, compared to 2,387,335 or 49.6% men.
Ireland shows a moderate population density, with 69 people per square km and it was in position 81th in our ranking of density population in 2017.