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Official Name
Republic of Ireland
Region
Europe
Sub-Region
Northern Europe
Capital
Dublin
Currency
Euro (EUR)
Independence Day
24 Apr 1916: Proclamation of the Irish Republic commencing the Easter Rising on April 24, 1916. Independence from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. Usually celebrated on Easter Monday.
Population
4,593,100
Nationality
Irish
Ethnic Group
82.2% White Irish, 9.5% Other White, 2.6% Not stated, 1.7% Other Asian / Asian Irish, 1.5% Other, 1.2% Black Irish / Black African, 0.7% Irish Traveller, 0.4% Chinese, 0.1% Other Black
Area
70,273 km2
Neighbor Countries
United Kingdom
Time Zone
GMT/WET (UTC?)
Geo Location
Latitude 53.00, Longitude -8.00
Dialing Code
+353
ISO 9166 alpha 2 code
IE
ISO 9166 alpha 3 code
IRL
ISO 9166 numeric 3 code
372
Code for International Olympic Committee
IRL
Country Domain (ccTLD)
.ie