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Complete details about Ireland in Europe with capital city Dublin

Country NameIreland (Ireland/Éire)
Country CodeIRL
Capital CityDublin
ContinentEurope
RegionBritish Islands
Independence Year1921
Population3775100
Surface Area70273.0
Life Expectancy76.8 years
GNP75921.0 (old 73132.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

English [official]     (98.4%)
Irish [official]     (1.6%)

Major Cities

Dublin, Leinster     (population 481854)
Cork, Munster     (population 127187)

Ireland's most recent News and Stories

Ireland Tweets

From @JiveCardiff on Mon Mar 27 04:34:05 EDT 2017 RT @EmmaMCarolan: Ireland and Wales agree to closed roof in Cardiff /sport/rugby/2017/0309/858407-wales-roof-closed/ https://t.co/MJyRvQdOoL
From @MaggieMScull on Mon Mar 27 04:34:05 EDT 2017 RT @SimpsLucy: Very happy to share my blog for @4nationshistory addressing why 'fallen' women remained in Ireland's Magdalen laundries http?
From @RoglicServet on Mon Mar 27 04:34:03 EDT 2017 RT @WSJ: Brexit threatens to stir old political currents in Northern Ireland, writes @Simon_Nixon https://t.co/GfpeCZr0jn
From @BridgemanImages on Mon Mar 27 04:34:00 EDT 2017 #OnThisDay 27 March 1625 Charles I, King Of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascends English throne #history #royals #UK https://t.co/AZg0pjx8R7
From @stephentrew on Mon Mar 27 04:33:57 EDT 2017 The @irishtimes on Ireland's Mitigation Plans: ?Rather than an action plan, this is a recipe for inaction.? https://t.co/NCNMiuvwE9 #climate
From @lacreme_ireland on Mon Mar 27 04:33:55 EDT 2017 Legal Eagles on the Cork Scene! https://t.co/mQn9vY7efR via @lacreme_Ireland #LegalSupport
From @blebsxod on Mon Mar 27 04:33:53 EDT 2017 RT @Reuters: Daily Briefing: Northern Ireland talks stall, pro-EU camp wins in Bulgaria and pall cast over 'Trumpflation' trades https://t.?
From @eagibney on Mon Mar 27 04:33:52 EDT 2017 ?What confusion? Ireland is great! ? https://t.co/KuK3vJLEQA
From @Ingy49 on Mon Mar 27 04:33:50 EDT 2017 Brilliant watching the Northern Ireland fans doing the bouncy.
From @UlsterWildlife on Mon Mar 27 04:33:47 EDT 2017 RT @NIMTF: Great to meet @naomi_long + talk about the importance of sustainable seas for Northern Ireland #AP2017 https://t.co/ai8ObZI0Vo
From @nipsa on Mon Mar 27 04:33:41 EDT 2017 RT @BelTel: Watchdog to probe rising £9.5m costs of Gobbins cliff path https://t.co/REXgKhEivX https://t.co/ytSeph6KRa
From @KnightGala1 on Mon Mar 27 04:33:39 EDT 2017 RT @alvarofb23: Ashford Caslte. Ireland. ???????? https://t.co/aSDlVwK7xC
From @clairebrysonFI on Mon Mar 27 04:33:38 EDT 2017 RT @GinaBiggins: New besties #WildAtlanticWay #meitheal2017 @Failte_Ireland https://t.co/myvtPWVIbH
From @harkin_ben on Mon Mar 27 04:33:35 EDT 2017 @TJ_FactCheck How much of Ireland's electricity is created by renewables?
From @Kyle1873RFC on Mon Mar 27 04:33:35 EDT 2017 RT @aac_warrior: Only if the families of the disappeared could thank people for attending their loved one funeral https://t.co/5xp6k2qkAW