Ireland Population  1960-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The total population in Ireland was estimated at 4.77 million people on January 1st 2017, 1.1 percent more than 4.72 million on January 1st 2016. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Ireland had a population of 2.8 million people.

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Ireland Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.10 6.10 17.30 3.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2062.90 2063.90 2160.60 1500.10 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 141.50 146.20 328.10 63.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployment Change -19937.00 -10129.00 36254.00 -32270.00 Persons [+]
Part Time Employment 432.50 443.40 461.10 247.70 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 1634.50 1620.40 1769.50 1251.40 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.80 60.40 64.10 57.00 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.60 9.50 1.20 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 14.80 15.30 31.20 6.20 percent [+]
Labour Costs 81.50 80.00 122.10 78.50 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 1563.25 1546.35 1563.25 944.71 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 870.81 839.32 870.81 37.03 EUR/Week [+]
Population 4.77 4.72 4.77 2.82 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.00 [+]
Employment Change 1.10 0.80 2.40 -3.80 percent [+]
Employment Rate 65.70 65.40 69.80 58.30 percent [+]
Productivity 139.10 143.40 143.40 69.00 Index Points [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 34419.00 40786.00 196988.00 20203.00 Persons [+]


Ireland Population

The population of Ireland represents 0.07 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 1553 people on the planet is a resident of Ireland. This page provides the latest reported value for - Ireland Population - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ireland Population - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.77 4.72 4.77 2.82 1960 - 2017 Million Yearly




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