Auf Pausenhof.de findest du viele Arbeiten, Facharbeiten und Referate für die Schule.

Referate und Hausarbeiten : Wirtschaft

< zurück zu Referate - Wirtschaft

Irish economy

Irish economy

State: Republic of Ireland
Capitol: Dublin
Surface: 70 273 km²
Dublin 953 000 (1996)


Cork 180 000 (1996)


Limerick 79 000 (1996)


Galway 57 000 (1996)


Waterford 44 000 (1996)

Population: 3.88 million (2002)
Growth rate: 1.07 % (2002)
Unemployment ratio: 4.4 % (2000)
Population density: 55 people per km²
Population distribution City: 59 % (2000)
Country: 41 % (2000)

Economic situation
The small open national economy of Ireland has profited at most of the globalization.
In the last years the economic development was characterized by high growth rates and a strong decrease of unemployment.
In 2000 the Irish economy boomed and reached a growth rate of 10.7 % of the gross domestic product.
But in 2002 and 2003 the growth rate decreased to 6.9 % and than to 2.5 % of the gross domestic product because of the decrease economic activities in the USA and in Europe.
Only after the recovery of the world economy in 2004 the growth rates expanded again.
But we will come to more facts about that later.
Furthermore the unemployment, the price inflation and the wage inflation decreased.
The purchasing power per head is over 33% higher than the European average.

Gross domestic product: 93 865 million US-Dollar (2000)
134,786 billion Euro (2003)
144,687 billion Euro (prognosis 2004)
Growth rate: 5.1% (2004)
Sectors of the economy (1999): Agriculture 3, 8%
Industry 35, 9%
Services 60, 3%

Gross domestic product per head: 34.500 Euro (2003)
35.800 Euro (prognosis 2004)

Currency: since 2002: Euro (€) (1 Euro = 0,787564 IR£)

National indebtedness:
Because of high tax receipts resulting from an above average growth rate they could decrease the national indebtedness from 95% in 1990 to 30% in 2004.
For the next year they except another decrease ove...

Du möchtest das komplette Referat lesen?

Gib einfach deine E-Mail-Adresse ein, damit wir das komplette Referat kostenlos als PDF zur Verfügung stellen können! Du kannst es dann bearbeiten und ausdrucken.

* Pflichtangaben