Date Last Updated: 19-09-2018
To maintain a record of population stocks and migration flows on an annual basis for inter-censal periods
The population concept of usual residence is applied. Counted under this concept are all persons who are permanently resident in the State and those who intend to reside in the State for a period of 12 months or more.
Population and migration estimates classified by gender, age, nationality and year.
Government Departments, special interest groups (particularly those with an interest in migration) and media organisations.