Large Numbers Still Moving to Ireland

Large Numbers Still Moving to Ireland

The number of Irish residents born outside Ireland continues to increase and at the 2016 census there were  810,406 . This was an an increase of 43,636 on the 2011 census figure. In April 2016, persons born abroad made up 17.3 per cent of the population of Ireland . The Census also found that 82,346 […]

Immigration to Ireland

The last census in Ireland was in  2011. The population figure was 4.5 Million  – which is an increase of 1 million people in just 20 years. Ireland now has the highest fertility rate in  the European Union, with an average of 2.05 children per woman. Immigration has also been an  important feature of Ireland’s […]