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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)

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From @jbj_lore on Sun Jun 16 19:22:36 EDT 2019 RT @JoviUpdates: .@BonJovi performing in Dublin, Ireland - #THINFSTour - June 16, 2019 Credit: laurajanemiskella on IG https://t.co/m9KRpc?
From @jbj_lore on Sun Jun 16 19:22:34 EDT 2019 RT @JoviUpdates: .@BonJovi performing in Dublin, Ireland - #THINFSTour - June 16, 2019 Credit: paulkelly80 & murph_d on IG https://t.co/s7?
From @HamillEamonn on Sun Jun 16 19:22:33 EDT 2019 @TigerWoods Can?t wait to have you all in Northern Ireland Tiger. Royal Portrush awaits your greatness.
From @ktdd on Sun Jun 16 19:22:32 EDT 2019 #pattern #color #gravestone #cemetery #ireland #stone @ Movilla Abbey Ruins https://t.co/vYLWNW7Txi
From @lilsunfloweer on Sun Jun 16 19:22:25 EDT 2019 RT @AURORAmusic: Thank you Ireland. For your beauty. This was the garden surrounding the hotel we stayed in. So full of magic. Many Thanks?
From @KHRAAAIS on Sun Jun 16 19:22:21 EDT 2019 RT @Active_15_: Maura when she returns back to Ireland and tells her family about her time in the villa. #LoveIsland https://t.co/cwalUFowii
From @AnnaPetrillo10 on Sun Jun 16 19:22:20 EDT 2019 RT @KieronOC: The Old Church Cemetery is an ancient cemetery on the outskirts of the town of #Cobh, County #Cork , #Ireland . RMS #Lusitani?
From @b_cameo on Sun Jun 16 19:22:19 EDT 2019 One day I will do the Health thing at 23andMe to find out of the 22q11.2 DiGeorge Syndrome I has :) maybe they wil? https://t.co/IktrOmVnl5
From @mcminnion on Sun Jun 16 19:22:12 EDT 2019 RT @shannonrmp: Over 20 people a week cross the Irish Sea from the North of Ireland to access a safe, legal abortion Unknown just how many?
From @aitheantas on Sun Jun 16 19:22:07 EDT 2019 @LorrCliff please support our campaign for open access for adoptees to their own information on Health, History and? https://t.co/uad31wtWJC
From @Nat_Penhallow on Sun Jun 16 19:22:05 EDT 2019 RT @Active_15_: Maura when she returns back to Ireland and tells her family about her time in the villa. #LoveIsland https://t.co/cwalUFowii
From @deni_mono on Sun Jun 16 19:22:05 EDT 2019 RT @PickleQueen77: Essential reading for every person in Ireland. This impacts on everyone. Clear patient safety issues. Recruitment of c?