Ireland Market Profile

  • Official Name: Republic of Ireland (Republic of Ireland)
  • Capital: Dublin
  • National Day: 17/03
  • Area: 70 273 km2
  • Population: 4,892,305 people (estimated to March 7/2015) of which 84.5% of the population were Irish; 9.8% were other white people; 1.9% were Asian; 1.4% are black;1.6% of the population do not belong to the above groups.
  • Languages: English and Irish is the official language. English is widely used, while the Irish are used primarily along the West Coast.
  • Currencies: Euro (EUR).
  • Institutional: Republican parliamentary democracy. Cabinet appointed by the prime minister, previously appointed by the Prime Minister and the House passed. President elected by popular vote, tenure lasted 7 years (can reelection 2nd)

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