Capital: Dublin
Population: 3,704,900
Government type: Republic
Location: Western Europe, occuyping five-sixth of the island of Ireland in the North-Atlantic Ocean, West of Great Britain
Area: 70,280 km²
Land boundaries: Total 360 km; United Kingdom (Northern Ireland) 360 km
Ethnic groups: Celtic, English
Religions: Roman Catholic (92%), Anglican (3%), Islamic (0.11%), Jehova’s Witness (0.1%), Jewish (0.04%), other (4.75%)
Languages: English is the language generally used, Irish (Gaelic) spoken mainly in areas located along the western seaboard

 

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