Overview Republic Of Ireland

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Dublin City Centre
Rank 44th (2011 est.)
Currency Euro = 100 cent(s)
Fiscal year Calendar year
Trade organisations EUWTO and OECD
Statistics
GDP €159 bn (2011, current prices)[1][2]
GDP growth 1.4% (2011)[1]
GDP per capita $42,920 (2011 est.)
GDP by sector services (69%), industry (29%),agriculture (2%) (2010 est.)
Inflation (CPI) 2.5% (2011 est.)
Population
below poverty line
6.2% (consistent poverty in 2010)[3]
Gini coefficient 33.9 (2010)
Labour force 2.126 million (2011 est.)
Labour force
by occupation
services (76%), industry (19%),agriculture (5%) (2011 est.)
Unemployment 14.9 % (July 2012)[4]
Average gross salary 2,764 € / 3,731 $, monthly (2006)[5]
Average net salary 2,025 € / 2,733 $, monthly (2006)[5]
Main industries pharmaceuticalschemicalscomputer hardware and softwarefood productsbeverages and brewing,medical devices.
Ease of Doing Business Rank 9th[6]
External
Exports $124.3 billion (2011 est.)
Export goods machinery and equipment, computers,chemicalsmedical devices,pharmaceuticalsfood products,animal products.
Main export partners US 23.2%, UK 15.4%, Belgium 14.3%,Germany 8.1%, France 5%,Switzerland 4% (2010)
Imports $71.35 billion (2011 est.)
Import goods data processing equipment, othermachinery and equipment, chemicals,petroleum and petroleum products,textilesclothing.
Main import partners UK 32.1%, US 14.1%, Germany 7.7%,China 6.4%, Netherlands 4.9% (2010)
Gross external debt $2.352 trillion (30 September 2011)
Public finances
Public debt €169.2 billion (108.2% of GDP in 2011)[2]
Budget deficit €20.5 billion (-13.1% of GDP in 2011)[2]
Revenues €55.8 billion (35.7% of GDP in 2011)[2]
Expenses €76.2 billion (48.7% of GDP in 2011)[2]
Economic aid Donor of ODA: $585 mn (2010)[7]
Recipient of agricultural aid: $895 mn (2010)[8]
Foreign reserves $2.188 billion (February 2012)[11]
Main data source: CIA World Fact Book
All values, unless otherwise stated, are in US dollars

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