Ireland: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 4,615,693 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 0.378 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 52.325 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 62.952 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 3 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 81.154 years (2014)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 25,851,400,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 24,243,400,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 388,000,000 kWh (2013)
    Imports 2,508,000,000 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 5,229,400,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 725.61 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 141,610.7 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 34,470 bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 110,015.27 bbl/day (2012)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 13,137,180,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 168,452,550,000 cu ft (2013)
    Exports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 155,421,320,000 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 350,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 39 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 4,906,000 (2011 )
Highways 96,036 km (2008 )
Internet Hosts 1,387,000 (2012 )
Internet Users 3,042,000 (2009 )
Railways 3,237 km (2011 )
Telephones 2,047,000 (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationWestern Europe, occupying five-sixths of the island of Ireland in the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Great Britain
Total Area70,273 sq. km
Land Area68,883 sq. km
Water Area1,390 sq. km
Coastline1,448 km
Climatetemperate maritime; modified by North Atlantic Current; mild winters, cool summers; consistently humid; overcast about half the time
Terrainmostly level to rolling interior plain surrounded by rugged hills and low mountains; sea cliffs on west coast
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Carrauntoohil 1,041 m

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