In 2018 Ireland public debt was 206,214 million euros 243,539 million dollars, has increased 4,92416,142 million since 2017.
This amount means that the debt in 2018 reached 64.8% of Ireland GDP, a 3.6 percentage point fall from 2017, when it was 68.4% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Ireland debt. It has risen since 2008 in global debt terms, when it was 79,621 million euros 117,107 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 42.4%.
According to the last data point published, Ireland per capita debt in 2018 was 42,102 euros49,722 dollars per inhabitant. In 2017 it was 41,672 euros 47,076 dollars, afterwards rising by 430 euros2,646 dollars, and if we again check 2008 we can see that then the debt per person was 17,610 euros25,901 dollars .
The position of Ireland, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2018 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 130 in the list of debt to GDP and 183 in debt per capita, out of the 186 we publish.