Flag of the Republic of Ireland

Flag of the Republic of Ireland

  • Officially » Republic of Ireland
  • Capital » Dublin
    • Also the largest city

Facts

  • Population » 4.6 million
    • Around 40% of the country’s population resides in the Greater Dublin Area.
  • Major languages » English, Irish
  • Major religion » Christianity
  • Life expectancy » 78 years (men), 83 years (women)
  • Member of the European Union
  • Currency » euro
  • Emergency Numbers »
    • 999 or 112

Geography

Tourism

  • Not a member of the Schengen Area Agreement
  • Canadians do not require a visa for stays up to 90 days.

Overland

Notes

  • Of the 32 counties that make up the island of Ireland, 26 counties are in the Republic of Ireland and 6 are in Northern Ireland.

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Last Updated on April 28, 2019