The Shamrock is the National Symbol of Ireland.
The capital of Ireland is Dublin. The population of Ireland is over 4.8 million.
The average height of men is 5'8". Only 9% of the Irish population are natural redheads. Many Irish families' last names begin with "Mac" or "O". For Example: Bridget O'Leary.
Christianity is the largest Religion in Ireland. 90% of people stated in a census that they were Christians. Saint Patrick is known as the Apostle of Ireland. He is also the primary Patron Saint of Ireland.
Boxing is Ireland's most successful sport in the Olympic Games. Steve Collins is one of the best boxers from Ireland. He was born in Dublin and raised there.