1887

Country statistical profiles: Key tables from OECD

The key tables by country statistical profiles include a wide range of indicators on economy, education, energy, environment, foreign aid, health, information and communication, labour, migration, R&D, trade and society. Historical data refer to the latest eight time periods.

English French

.

2019 Country statistical profile: Ireland 2019/3

English French

Country statistical profiles: Key tables from OECD - ISSN 2075-2288 - © OECD 2019

Country statistical profile: Ireland 2019
‌‌
Unit
‌2011‌
‌2012‌
‌2013‌
‌2014‌
‌2015‌
‌2016‌
‌2017‌
‌2018‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
44 870
 
46 278
 
47 936
 
51 126
 
69 147
 
70 616
 
77 679
 
83 081
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
36 461
 
37 331
 
40 513
 
43 282
 
53 055
 
58 002
 
61 232
 
..
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
-5.8
 
0.8
 
-1.6
 
0.6
 
3.9
 
3.8
 
4.1
 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
0.3
 
0.2
 
1.4
 
8.6
 
25.2
 
3.7
 
8.1
 
8.2
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
4.2
 
7.0
 
5.2
 
3.6
 
4.2
 
3.8
 
6.6
 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
Annual growth %
0.4
 
16.0
 
-4.1
 
18.4
 
51.1
 
51.4
 
-31.0
 
9.7
 
Economic structure: share of real value added
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agriculture, forestry, fishing
%
1.3
 
1.1
 
1.2
 
1.4
 
1.0
 
1.0
 
1.3
 
1.0
 
Industry including energy
%
26.1
 
25.4
 
24.5
 
24.5
 
39.0
 
37.2
 
35.6
 
36.5
 
Construction
%
1.0
 
1.7
 
2.2
 
2.5
 
2.1
 
2.3
 
2.7
 
2.8
 
Trade, repairs, transport, accomm., food services
%
16.2
 
16.3
 
17.1
 
16.1
 
12.5
 
12.7
 
12.4
 
11.7
 
Information, communication
%
9.1
 
9.8
 
10.2
 
10.6
 
9.3
 
9.6
 
11.4
 
12.1
 
Finance and insurance
%
9.7
 
9.3
 
7.8
 
8.5
 
7.0
 
7.5
 
7.5
 
7.2
 
Real estate
%
6.8
 
7.3
 
7.5
 
7.5
 
6.0
 
6.3
 
6.0
 
6.4
 
Professional, scientific, support services
%
9.8
 
9.9
 
10.7
 
11.3
 
10.1
 
10.5
 
10.7
 
10.3
 
Public admin., defence, education, health, social work
%
17.8
 
17.2
 
16.8
 
15.5
 
11.7
 
11.5
 
11.0
 
10.5
 
Other services (ISIC Rev.4 R - U)
%
2.2
 
2.0
 
2.1
 
2.0
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
1.5
 
1.4
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
-12.8
 
-8.1
 
-6.2
 
-3.7
 
-1.9
 
-0.7
 
-0.3
 
0.0
 
General government debt
% of GDP
111.5
 
129.4
 
131.7
 
121.2
 
88.5
 
84.1
 
77.2
 
..
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
33.8
 
34.0
 
34.2
 
33.9
 
27.0
 
27.1
 
25.8
 
25.3
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
46.6
 
42.0
 
40.4
 
37.5
 
28.9
 
27.7
 
26.0
 
..
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government/compulsory expenditure on health
% of GDP
7.7
 
7.7
 
7.3
 
6.9
 
5.3
 
5.4
 
5.3
 
5.2
 
e 
Voluntary expenditure on health
% of GDP
3.0
 
3.0
 
3.0
 
2.8
 
2.1
 
2.0
 
1.9
 
1.9
 
e 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
23.7
 
23.4
 
22.2
 
20.4
 
15.5
 
14.9
 
14.3
 
14.4
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
3.2
 
3.4
 
3.3
 
3.0
 
2.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
4.9
 
5.0
 
4.9
 
4.6
 
3.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.51
 
0.47
 
0.46
 
0.38
 
0.32
 
0.32
 
0.32
 
..
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
27.4
 
27.6
 
28.2
 
28.4
 
23.1
 
23.3
 
22.8
 
..
 
Tax on personal income
% of GDP
8.5
 
8.9
 
9.0
 
9.1
 
7.3
 
7.4
 
7.2
 
..
 
Tax on corporate profits
% of GDP
2.2
 
2.3
 
2.4
 
2.4
 
2.6
 
2.7
 
2.8
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
9.4
 
9.4
 
9.5
 
9.6
 
7.5
 
7.6
 
7.4
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
32.6
 
33.0
 
33.8
 
34.0
 
33.2
 
32.7
 
32.6
 
32.7
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
85.0
 
87.0
 
84.9
 
92.0
 
93.2
 
105.2
 
99.0
 
89.2
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
103.8
 
104.5
 
103.7
 
110.0
 
122.0
 
120.8
 
121.0
 
122.3
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
57.4
 
47.4
 
45.8
 
54.0
 
125.8
 
117.3
 
123.0
 
129.5
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
82.5
 
83.5
 
85.3
 
97.8
 
96.4
 
96.3
 
100.0
 
116.3
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
139.9
 
130.9
 
131.1
 
151.9
 
222.2
 
213.6
 
223.0
 
245.8
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-12.6
 
-8.1
 
-1.0
 
-7.4
 
-41.8
 
-70.5
 
-49.0
 
-6.6
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
119.3
 
112.4
 
117.1
 
139.9
 
175.2
 
219.9
 
231.5
 
219.1
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
106.7
 
104.3
 
116.2
 
132.5
 
133.4
 
149.4
 
182.4
 
212.5
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
-1.6
 
-3.4
 
1.6
 
1.1
 
4.4
 
-4.2
 
8.4
 
8.9
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
330 793
 
412 012
 
535 082
 
619 374
 
909 668
 
856 582
 
986 846
 
942 868
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
290 479
 
383 201
 
408 786
 
416 050
 
888 221
 
840 646
 
1 058 012
 
1 000 393
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
23 566
 
46 940
 
46 616
 
37 417
 
215 829
 
39 377
 
52 722
 
-28 073
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
-1 166
 
22 573
 
29 360
 
41 440
 
168 359
 
30 055
 
-2 043
 
723
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
2.6
 
1.7
 
0.5
 
0.2
 
-0.3
 
0.0
 
0.3
 
0.5
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
1.9
 
0.3
 
0.7
 
0.9
 
1.2
 
1.0
 
0.3
 
0.1
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
1.2
 
0.6
 
1.1
 
-2.2
 
-2.1
 
-1.3
 
-2.1
 
-2.0
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
12.0
 
9.3
 
-0.1
 
-1.5
 
-8.2
 
-6.2
 
3.9
 
7.1
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
6.2
 
2.8
 
1.3
 
-0.5
 
-4.4
 
0.4
 
-0.5
 
-0.9
 
Long-term interest rates
%
9.58
 
5.99
 
3.83
 
2.26
 
1.11
 
0.69
 
0.79
 
0.94
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
EUR per USD
0.83
 
0.82
 
0.81
 
0.82
 
0.81
 
0.81
 
0.80
 
0.80
 
Exchange rates
EUR per USD
0.72
 
0.78
 
0.75
 
0.75
 
0.90
 
0.90
 
0.89
 
0.85
 
Indices of price levels
OECD=100
110
 
104
 
109
 
112
 
102
 
102
 
103
 
107
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
13.1
 
13.1
 
13.1
 
12.8
 
13.3
 
13.9
 
13.7
 
..
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.07
 
0.07
 
0.06
 
0.06
 
0.05
 
0.05
 
0.04
 
..
 
Renewable energy
Ktoe
767.1
 
779.2
 
841.8
 
961.7
 
1 074.6
 
1 107.0
 
1 293.4
 
..
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
113.92
 
115.64
 
110.46
 
99.87
 
53.54
 
45.03
 
55.01
 
72.18
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Households with access to computers
%
80.6
 
82.7
 
83.6
 
..
 
83.5
 
..
 
83.8
 
..
 
Households with access to internet
%
78.1
 
81.1
 
82.4
 
82.2
 
84.9
 
86.9
 
88.4
 
89.1
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstactions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
National fish landings in domestic ports
'000 tonnes
162
 
170
 
203
 
220
 
204
 
208
 
213
 
..
 
National fish landings in foreign ports
'000 tonnes
44
 
55
 
40
 
55
 
30
 
34
 
32
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
44
 
36
 
34
 
31
 
40
 
40
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
2 823
 
2 693
 
..
 
2 619
 
..
 
2 763
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total per capita
Kg
605
 
576
 
..
 
559
 
..
 
585
 
..
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
35
 
36
 
35
 
34
 
35
 
37
 
..
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
38
 
40
 
41
 
41
 
43
 
..
 
46
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: primary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
8 730
 
8 128
 
7 977
 
8 288
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: secondary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
11 399
 
10 930
 
10 626
 
10 111
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
16 259
 
15 622
 
12 993
 
13 702
 
13 229
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
9.4
 
9.6
 
10.6
 
9.1
 
8.0
 
..
 
8.4
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
26.1
 
25.7
 
22.0
 
21.2
 
19.8
 
..
 
14.4
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
36.2
 
34.8
 
36.6
 
36.8
 
37.9
 
42.0
 
40.0
 
40.3
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
69.2
 
69.5
 
71.3
 
73.1
 
74.7
 
75.9
 
78.0
 
79.2
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
50.1
 
49.3
 
51.2
 
52.6
 
55.4
 
56.8
 
58.4
 
60.4
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
25.7
 
25.0
 
24.2
 
23.4
 
23.3
 
22.5
 
21.5
 
20.8
 
Self-employment rate: total employment
%
16.8
 
16.8
 
17.0
 
16.8
 
16.5
 
16.2
 
15.4
 
15.0
 
Self-employment rate: male employment
%
24.5
 
24.6
 
24.3
 
24.0
 
23.3
 
22.8
 
21.9
 
21.0
 
Self-employment rate: female employment
%
8.0
 
7.9
 
8.5
 
8.3
 
8.4
 
8.5
 
7.9
 
7.9
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total labour force
%
15.4
 
15.4
 
13.7
 
11.9
 
9.9
 
8.4
 
6.7
 
5.7
 
Unemployment rate: male labour force
%
17.7
 
17.7
 
14.8
 
12.7
 
10.7
 
9.0
 
7.1
 
5.8
 
Unemployment rate: female labour force
%
12.5
 
12.8
 
12.4
 
10.9
 
8.9
 
7.6
 
6.3
 
5.7
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
59.3
 
61.7
 
60.6
 
59.2
 
57.6
 
55.1
 
49.6
 
40.8
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
-0.6
 
0.3
 
-0.6
 
-0.1
 
1.9
 
2.2
 
0.7
 
2.1
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 702
 
1 707
 
1 720
 
1 731
 
1 741
 
1 739
 
1 738
 
1 782
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
Mln USD
3 190
 
3 201
 
3 250
 
3 383
 
3 378
 
3 453
 
3 348
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
8.2
 
12.0
 
12.4
 
12.6
 
11.2
 
9.7
 
9.3
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
4 575
 
4 585
 
4 593
 
4 610
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Population growth rates
%
0.4
 
0.2
 
0.2
 
0.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Total fertitity rates
Children
2.0
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
2.0
 
1.9
 
1.9
 
1.9
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
21.3
 
21.7
 
21.9
 
22.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
11.6
 
12.0
 
12.4
 
12.7
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
16.4
 
16.3
 
16.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
11.7
 
12.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born men
% of labour force
17.8
 
17.8
 
15.0
 
13.0
 
10.7
 
9.2
 
7.1
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born men
% of labour force
19.8
 
19.4
 
16.7
 
14.2
 
12.9
 
9.8
 
7.9
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born women
% of labour force
10.0
 
10.1
 
9.8
 
8.6
 
7.2
 
6.0
 
5.8
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born women
% of labour force
14.3
 
14.8
 
14.5
 
12.7
 
9.7
 
8.8
 
8.5
 
..
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
80.8
 
80.9
 
81.0
 
81.4
 
81.5
 
81.8
 
82.2
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
78.6
 
78.7
 
78.9
 
79.3
 
79.6
 
79.9
 
80.4
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
83.0
 
83.1
 
83.1
 
83.5
 
83.4
 
83.6
 
84.0
 
..
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
3.5
 
3.5
 
3.6
 
3.3
 
3.4
 
3.0
 
3.0
 
..
 
Overweight or obese, % of population aged 15 and over
Measured
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
61.0
 
..
 
62.0
 
..
 
Suicide Rates
Per 100 000 persons
12.2
 
12.1
 
10.9
 
10.7
 
9.3
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
10 046
 
9 986
 
9 237
 
9 872
 
9 940
 
11 665
 
11 859
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Road Fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
41
 
35
 
41
 
41
 
34
 
39
 
33
 
..
 
Last updated: 19 July 2019; disclaimer: http://oe.cd/disclaimer
..
Not available
|
Break in series
e
Estimated value
Source: OECD Data (data.oecd.org).

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error