Indicators of economy in Ireland

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2019 was at about 11.163 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Ireland reached 78.661 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 62.210 US Dollar per capita.

Inflation in Ireland was in 2019 at around 0.94%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.

Compared to Germany, the prices of daily necessities are approximately 21.60% higher.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 74 and is compared to other countries good.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2019

Unemployment rates Ireland

Economic performance 2019

 Ireland
Total
Ireland
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP388.70 bn USD78,660.96 USD15,592.80 tn USD30,315.74 USD
Gross national product307.42 bn USD62,212.93 USD15,985.73 tn USD31,079.69 USD


21 of the 2000 largest listed companies in the world originate from Ireland. This is determined annually in the "Forbes Global 2000" list. The 10 largest companies in the country were in 2020:

Rank 129: Medtronic (Dublin)
Rank 205: Accenture (Dublin)
Rank 318: CRH (Rathfarnham)
Rank 339: Eaton (Dublin)
Rank 485: Aon (Dublin)
Rank 552: Trane Technologies (Swords)
Rank 561: Allergan (Dublin)
Rank 682: Johnson Controls International (Cork)
Rank 739: Aptiv (Dublin)
Rank 816: Ryanair Holdings (Swords)

Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2019


GDP Ireland

Household debt and deficits 2018


 Ireland
Total
Ireland
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Gross debt243.54 bn USD49,285.03 USD15,016.71 tn USD29,195.71 USD
Budget deficit-53.85 m USD-10.90 USD117.16 bn USD227.78 USD

Please note: A negative budget deficit equivalents to a surplus

Debt budget development
Development of inflation
Corruption in Ireland
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2019

 Ireland
Total
Ireland
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports492.71 bn USD99,708.87 USD8,590.51 bn USD16,701.80 USD
Imports436.48 bn USD88,330.11 USD8,032.20 bn USD15,616.32 USD


Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 2005 - 2019


Exports
Imports