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FACT SHEET


Name of the Country Ireland
Capital Dublin
Total Area 70,723 km
Population 4.92 million (April 2019)
Population of Dublin 1.388 million
Currency Euro
(€1= Rs.87.10) ORE- August 2020
Language (s) Spoken English, Irish
English spoken by the majority
Head of State (President) Mr. Micheal D. Higgins (Since October 2011, was re-elected on 27 October 2018)
(Labour Party)
Prime Minister (An Taoiseach)
[Pronounced: TEE-shohck] 
Micheál Martin (since 27 June 2020)
(Fianna Fáil Party)
Deputy Prime Minister
(An Tanaiste) and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment 
[Pronounced: On Taw-nish-ta]
Dr.  Leo Varadkar
(Fine Gael Party)
GDP USD 436 bn (2019 OECD)
GDP Growth Rate 7.2% (2019) 
GDP Per Capita PPP US$ 88,496 [2019 – OECD]
Rate of Inflation (CPI) 0.94% (OECD) (2019) 
Rate of Unemployment 5% (2019) 
Total FDI
  • Total Irish Investment abroad
  • Total Foreign Investment into Ireland

€ 824 billion (Upto 2018) 

€874 billion (Source:CSO.ie) (upto 2018) 

Foreign Trade Export: € 153 billion (2019) 
Import: € 89 billion (Source:CSO.ie)
Trade with India India’s Export: € 590 million (2019-20) 
India’s Import: € 496 million

     
     (August 2020)