Number of households reached 1.85 mil in 2018 in Ireland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.51 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Ireland reached an all time high of 1.85 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 0.674 mil in 1960. When compared to Ireland's main peers, number of households in Canada amounted to 14.5 mil, 29.4 mil in France, 0.135 mil in Iceland and 28.4 mil in United Kingdom in 2018.
Ireland has been ranked 72nd within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of number of households, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A household is defined as a group of one or more persons living together who make common provision for food or other essentials for living.