Imports$68 billion (2011 est.)
Exports$118.7 billion (2011 est.)
Inflation rate (consumer prices)2.6% (2011 est.)
Unemployment rate14.4% (2011 est.)
GDP - per capita (PPP)$40,100 (2011 est.)
National product real growth rate-1.6% (2010 est.)
Internet users3.042 million (2009)
Telephones - mobile cellular4.702 million (2009)
Population growth rate1.112% (2012 est.)
Population4,722,028 (July 2012 est.)
Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.
Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014....
Ireland is a small, modern, trade-dependent economy.
Ireland was among the initial group of 12 EU nations that began circulating the euro on 1 January 2002.
GDP growth averaged 6% in 1995-2007, but economic activity has dropped sharply since the onset of the world financial crisis, with GDP falling by over 3% in 2008, nearly 8% in 2009, and 1% in 2010....
The Economist Intelligence Unit
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