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Population (Total) fell 2.34% to 4.88 mil in Ireland in 2021

Population (Total) (mil), 2021
Society | Ireland | January 1, 2022
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Total population fell 2.34% to 4.88 mil in Ireland in 2021, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, total population in Ireland reached an all time high of 4.99 mil in 2020 and an all time low of 2.82 mil in 1961. When compared to Ireland's main peers, total population in Canada amounted to 37.0 mil, 65.4 mil in France, 0.349 mil in Iceland and 64.4 mil in United Kingdom in 2021.

Ireland has been ranked 124th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of total population, 4 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Population (Total) Unit 2030 2031 2032 2033 2034 2035 2036 2037 2038 2039 2040 2041 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049 2050
Australia mil 29.3 29.4 29.5 29.7 29.8
Belgium mil 10.9 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.7
Canada mil 40.0 40.1 40.1 40.2 40.2
Denmark mil 5.68 5.67 5.66 5.65 5.64
France mil 65.7 65.6 65.4 65.3 65.2
Germany mil 68.2 67.5 66.9 66.2 65.6
Iceland mil 0.371 0.371 0.370 0.369 0.369
Ireland mil 5.28 5.29 5.29 5.30 5.30
Italy mil 55.4 55.1 54.8 54.5 54.2
Mexico mil 136 136 136 135 135
Norway mil 5.78 5.79 5.80 5.80 5.81
Spain mil 44.4 44.2 44.0 43.8 43.5
Sweden mil 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.6 10.6
USA mil 354 355 355 355 355
United Kingdom mil 65.3 65.2 65.2 65.1 65.0