Ireland – Fact Sheet

Official name:Republic of Ireland
Irish name:Éire
Capital:Dublin
Size:70,282 km²
Population:3.5 million
Borders:Northern Ireland (north), Irish Sea (east), Atlantic Ocean (south, west)
Currency:Euro
Official languages:English, Irish
Nationality / People:A person of Irish nationality is an Irishman or an Irishwoman.
Local time:08:05 GMT (Wednesday, 17th October 2018)

Other interesting facts:

As Ireland is famous for its green countryside, it is also known as the Emerald Isle (= green island).