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Ireland

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The Irish payment landscape has shifted towards digital payment methods, which have increased in volume by over 65% since 2018. There has been notable growth in contactless and mobile payments, mobile banking, and eCommerce, with new payment players entering the market and a rise in demand for more instant electronic payment services.

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Population

5,033,165

Banked Population:

99.66%

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Main industries

Pharmaceutical & Medical Technology, Software & ICT, Financial Services, and Export & Trade

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Main imports

Planes, Helicopters, & Spacecraft, Packaged Medicaments, Vaccines, Computers, and Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds

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Main exports

Vaccines, Packaged Medicaments, Nitrogen Heterocyclic Compounds, Integrated Circuits, and Scented Mixtures

GDP stats

$100,172.1

Per capita (USD)

13.6%

Growth annually

34

World ranking

Internet usage

92%

Smartphone usage

72%

Credit/debit card usage

54.96%

Population transacting electronically

65%

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Total volume of digital payments projected to reach

 $17.09B (USD)

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