Population: Ireland

Yearly Population of Ireland

Ireland Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 2,912,682 1,430,896 1,481,786 None 3.4 30.0 42.3
1951 2,912,605 1,431,985 1,480,620 0.00 -77 3.4 30.0 42.3
1952 2,909,049 1,431,579 1,477,470 -0.12 -3,556 3.4 30.0 42.2
1953 2,901,312 1,429,343 1,471,969 -0.27 -7,737 3.4 30.0 42.1
1954 2,889,284 1,425,213 1,464,071 -0.41 -12,028 3.4 30.0 41.9
1955 2,873,410 1,419,364 1,454,046 -0.55 -15,874 3.6 30.2 41.7
1956 2,854,784 1,412,263 1,442,521 -0.65 -18,626 3.6 30.2 41.4
1957 2,835,058 1,404,629 1,430,429 -0.69 -19,726 3.6 30.2 41.2
1958 2,816,353 1,397,384 1,418,969 -0.66 -18,705 3.6 30.2 40.9
1959 2,801,088 1,391,587 1,409,501 -0.54 -15,265 3.6 30.2 40.7
1960 2,791,390 1,388,172 1,403,218 -0.35 -9,698 4.0 29.2 40.5
1961 2,788,526 1,387,709 1,400,817 -0.10 -2,864 4.0 29.2 40.5
1962 2,792,380 1,390,148 1,402,232 0.14 3,854 4.0 29.2 40.5
1963 2,801,184 1,394,750 1,406,434 0.32 8,804 4.0 29.2 40.7
1964 2,812,226 1,400,341 1,411,885 0.39 11,042 4.0 29.2 40.8
1965 2,823,644 1,406,128 1,417,516 0.41 11,418 3.9 27.5 41.0
1966 2,834,679 1,411,778 1,422,901 0.39 11,035 3.9 27.5 41.1
1967 2,846,351 1,417,765 1,428,586 0.41 11,672 3.9 27.5 41.3
1968 2,860,729 1,425,087 1,435,642 0.51 14,378 3.9 27.5 41.5
1969 2,880,757 1,435,149 1,445,608 0.70 20,028 3.9 27.5 41.8
1970 2,908,430 1,448,901 1,459,529 0.96 27,673 3.7 26.4 42.2
1971 2,944,092 1,466,534 1,477,558 1.23 35,662 3.7 26.4 42.7
1972 2,986,566 1,487,503 1,499,063 1.44 42,474 3.7 26.4 43.4
1973 3,034,327 1,511,062 1,523,265 1.60 47,761 3.7 26.4 44.0
1974 3,085,159 1,536,132 1,549,027 1.68 50,832 3.7 26.4 44.8
1975 3,137,181 1,561,805 1,575,376 1.69 52,022 3.3 26.1 45.5
1976 3,189,867 1,587,811 1,602,056 1.68 52,686 3.3 26.1 46.3
1977 3,242,767 1,613,962 1,628,805 1.66 52,900 3.3 26.1 47.1
1978 3,294,158 1,639,488 1,654,670 1.58 51,391 3.3 26.1 47.8
1979 3,342,005 1,663,518 1,678,487 1.45 47,847 3.3 26.1 48.5
1980 3,384,760 1,685,371 1,699,389 1.28 42,755 2.8 26.2 49.1
1981 3,422,026 1,704,877 1,717,149 1.10 37,266 2.8 26.2 49.7
1982 3,453,785 1,721,993 1,731,792 0.93 31,759 2.8 26.2 50.1
1983 3,479,464 1,736,342 1,743,122 0.74 25,679 2.8 26.2 50.5
1984 3,498,540 1,747,558 1,750,982 0.55 19,076 2.8 26.2 50.8
1985 3,510,978 1,755,521 1,755,457 0.36 12,438 2.3 26.9 51.0
1986 3,516,423 1,760,034 1,756,389 0.16 5,445 2.3 26.9 51.0
1987 3,515,827 1,761,555 1,754,272 -0.02 -596 2.3 26.9 51.0
1988 3,512,179 1,761,511 1,750,668 -0.10 -3,648 2.3 26.9 51.0
1989 3,509,508 1,761,822 1,747,686 -0.08 -2,671 2.3 26.9 50.9
1990 3,510,881 1,763,962 1,746,919 0.04 1,373 2.0 28.4 51.0
1991 3,517,704 1,768,599 1,749,105 0.19 6,823 2.0 28.4 51.1
1992 3,529,847 1,775,644 1,754,203 0.35 12,143 2.0 28.4 51.2
1993 3,546,929 1,784,924 1,762,005 0.48 17,082 2.0 28.4 51.5
1994 3,567,918 1,795,962 1,771,956 0.59 20,989 2.0 28.4 51.8
1995 3,592,180 1,808,462 1,783,718 0.68 24,262 1.9 30.1 52.1
1996 3,619,633 1,822,440 1,797,193 0.76 27,453 1.9 30.1 52.5
1997 3,651,096 1,838,313 1,812,783 0.87 31,463 1.9 30.1 53.0
1998 3,687,821 1,856,564 1,831,257 1.01 36,725 1.9 30.1 53.5
1999 3,731,472 1,877,858 1,853,614 1.18 43,651 1.9 30.1 54.2
2000 3,783,095 1,902,624 1,880,471 1.38 51,623 1.9 31.8 54.9
2001 3,842,253 1,930,547 1,911,706 1.56 59,158 1.9 31.8 55.8
2002 3,907,995 1,961,303 1,946,692 1.71 65,742 1.9 31.8 56.7
2003 3,980,077 1,995,223 1,984,854 1.84 72,082 1.9 31.8 57.8
2004 4,058,131 2,032,769 2,025,362 1.96 78,054 1.9 31.8 58.9
2005 4,141,218 2,073,903 2,067,315 2.05 83,087 2.0 33.2 60.1
2006 4,230,619 2,119,424 2,111,195 2.16 89,401 2.0 33.2 61.4
2007 4,324,649 2,168,305 2,156,344 2.22 94,030 2.0 33.2 62.8
2008 4,415,871 2,216,519 2,199,352 2.11 91,222 2.0 33.2 64.1
2009 4,494,572 2,258,745 2,235,827 1.78 78,701 2.0 33.2 65.2
2010 4,554,330 2,291,388 2,262,942 1.33 59,758 2.0 34.4 66.1
2011 4,591,115 2,312,402 2,278,713 0.81 36,785 2.0 34.4 66.6
2012 4,608,199 2,323,451 2,284,748 0.37 17,084 2.0 34.4 66.9
2013 4,615,426 2,329,210 2,286,216 0.16 7,227 2.0 34.4 67.0
2014 4,626,852 2,336,426 2,290,426 0.25 11,426 2.0 34.4 67.2
2015 4,652,420 2,349,876 2,302,544 0.55 25,568 1.8 36.5 67.5
2016 4,695,790 2,371,266 2,324,524 0.93 43,370 1.8 36.5 68.2
2017 4,753,281 2,398,834 2,354,447 1.22 57,491 1.8 36.5 69.0
2018 4,818,694 2,429,851 2,388,843 1.38 65,413 1.8 36.5 69.9
2019 4,882,498 2,460,080 2,422,418 1.32 63,804 1.8 36.5 70.9
2020 4,937,796 2,486,447 2,451,349 1.13 55,298 1.8 38.2 71.7
2021 4,983,000 2,508,000 2,475,000 0.92 45,204 1.8 38.2 72.3
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Ireland Population Future Projection

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)