Ireland · Population

On this page you can find past, current and future population statistics for Ireland (from 1950-2100), population map, demographics, live population counter etc. . Question: What is the population of Ireland? Answer: Current population of Ireland is: 4 878 032*[1], area 70280 km², population density 69.41 p/km². Capital of Ireland is Dublin. Continent: Europe.

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Ireland · Population 1950-2100

Ireland · historical and predicted populations (both sexes) for the period 1950-2100 (millions) De facto population in Ireland as of 1 July of the year indicated. Source United Nations Population Division [1].

What was the Ireland population at your birthday?*

Enter your birth date to find out. [1]

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Current Ireland population

4 878 032

Today This year
Population growth Today
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Changes every 1238.734 sec.
Population growth This year
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Births Today
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Changes every 555.319 sec.
Births This year
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Deaths Today
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Changes every 1006.553 sec.
Deaths This year
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Sources: [1]
Today's statistic since midnight 00:00.
This year, statistic changes since 1st January
Population = Births** - Deaths

Ireland population map

City density [2]population density [3]Legend (Click on marker to hide it)
• Population Growth rate: 70 / day = 2.91 / hour = 0.048 / minute = 0.0008 / seconds
• Births Growth rate**: 156 / day = 6.48 / hour = 0.11 / minute = 0.002 / seconds
• Deaths Growth rate: 86 / day = 3.58 / hour = 0.06 / minute = 0.001 / seconds.

Current Ireland population by age and sex for 2022-12-08*

  Male % Female
0-4 148 641 ⇐+5.3% 141 121
5-9 198 193 ⇐+8% 183 484
10-14 196 541 ⇐+6.9% 183 775
15-19 164 817 ⇐+4.6% 157 566
20-24 127 641 ⇐+8.2% 117 922
25-29 107 182 ⇐+10.8% 96 755
30-34 136 581 +2.5%⇒ 139 946
35-39 179 699 +5.6%⇒ 189 820
40-44 206 294 +1.1%⇒ 208 477
45-49 183 064 ⇐+1.2% 180 816
50-54 157 962 ⇐+1.4% 155 855
55-59 149 636 +0.7%⇒ 150 652
60-64 122 540 +3.5%⇒ 126 817
65-69 124 360 +4.1%⇒ 129 455
70-74 100 516 +5.8%⇒ 106 360
75-79 62 822 +13.8%⇒ 71 495
80-84 41 033 +21.1%⇒ 49 690
85-89 21 604 +25.5%⇒ 27 112
90-94 7 890 +93.4%⇒ 15 263
95-99 2 040 +180.5%⇒ 5 722
100+ 167 +322.2%⇒ 705

Sources: [1]

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First letter of the City


Filter by starting letters of the city (52 cities):
A (3) | B (5) | C (7) | D (6) | E (1) | G (3) | K (1) | L (5) | M (4) | N (4) | P (1) | R (1) | S (2) | T (5) | W (3) | Y (1) |

Population for cities or regions in Ireland (52)

This is not full list. Only 50 largest cities in alphabetical order. You can click on start letter of the city ↑ :
Arklow Wicklow
Athlone Westmeath
Athy Kildare
Balbriggan Fingal
Ballina Mayo
Ballinasloe Galway
Bray Wicklow
Carlow Carlow
CarrickxonxSuir Carrick-on-Suir Tipperary
Castlebar Mayo
Cavan Cavan
Cluain Meala Clonmel Tipperary
Cobh Queenstown Cork
Cork Cork
Drogheda Louth
Droichead Nua Kildare
Dublin Dublin
Dún Laoghaire Dún LaoghairexRathdown
Dundalk Waterford
Dungarvan Waterford
Ennis Clare
Gaillimh Galway Galway
Gorey Leinster
Greystones Wicklow
Kilkenny Kilkenny
Leixlip Kildare
Letterkenny Donegal
Longford Longford
Loughrea Galway
Luimneach Limerick Limerick
Mallow Cork
Midleton Cork
Monaghan Monaghan
Monkstown Cork
Naas Kildare
Navan Meath
Nenagh Tipperary
New Ross Wexford
Portlaoise Laois
Sligo Sligo
Swords Fingal
Tallaght South Dublin
Thurles Tipperary
Trá Mhór Tramore Waterford
Tralee Kerry
Tullamore Offaly
Waterford Waterford
Westport Mayo
Wicklow Wicklow
Youghal Cork

Sources, Notices

* Value is calculated with linear interpolation from 2 nearest estimated (date->population) data (unofficial).
** Net migration is included in Births with this calculation: Births = Population[1] + Deaths[1].
*** For years before 1950 we dont have population data. Value is approximate calculation using function: 1900 population = 70% of 1950 population.
[1] United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2015). World Population Prospects: The 2015 Revision. Data are estimates and projections according to a medium-fertility variant. Reused with the permission of the United Nations. Downloaded: 2015-11-15 (un.org)
[2] City density map, generated by population.city using data provided to us by 1km.net website. Every circle is city with population over 5000. Link
[3] Population density map generated by instructions from daysleeperrr on reddig. Link1. Used data source is the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), v3 online at the the Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) at Columbia University. Link2. Additional urban land cover: Extracted from Global Land Cover Characteristics Data Base Version 2.0 and Binary MOD12Q1 data on shadedrelief.com. Link3 (PNG,0.5Mb).