Ireland, an island nation in western Europe, is the one hundred and twentieth largest country in the world; its inhabitants account for about 0.63 percent of Europe's population. Ireland's population density is about 168 persons per square mile. Officially known as the Irish Republic, the country achieved independence in 1937 after centuries of struggle under British rule. Most of its inhabitants are of Irish ethnicity.
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World Bank statistical data and graphs about economic and social development patterns in Ireland. Data includes topics such as GNI per capita, school enrollment, and life expectancy.
Ireland abounds with wild, natural splendor, making it easy to see the attraction it holds for artists and poets alike. The interactive map on this page can help visitors find locations in Ireland.
Ireland is home to lush green vegetation that gives it its nickname, the Emerald Isle. Learn more about popular travel destinations within Ireland with this Irish travel guide.
A railway track runs through the beautiful white cliffs of Dover, UK. The sea laps against the cliffs, while a few clouds float in an azure blue sky. Visitors to the United Kingdom may be visiting England, Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland.
The United Kingdom is an island nation located in northwest Europe which includes Great Britain, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. Visit this site for more information about the UK.