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Competitiveness Rating - Ireland Compared to Europe

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Switzerland 5.90
Netherlands 5.70
Germany 5.70
Sweden 5.50
Finland 5.50
UK 5.50
Denmark 5.40
Norway 5.40
Luxembourg 5.20
Ireland 5.20
Austria 5.20
France 5.20
Belgium 5.20
Iceland 5.00
Estonia 4.80
Czech Rep. 4.80
Spain 4.70
Portugal 4.60
Russia 4.60
Malta 4.60
Poland 4.60
Lithuania 4.60
Bulgaria 4.50
Italy 4.50
Slovenia 4.50
Latvia 4.40
Turkey 4.40
Cyprus 4.30
Romania 4.30
Slovak Rep. 4.30
Hungary 4.30
Albania 4.20
Croatia 4.20
Montenegro 4.10
Serbia 4.10
Ukraine 4.10
Moldova 4.00
Greece 4.00
Bosnia & H. 3.90
 

Ireland: Economic growth competiveness index

The Growth Competitiveness Index (GCI), aims to quantify the quality of the macroeconomic environment, the state of a countrys public institutions, and its level of technological readiness.

Higher competitiveness scores are more desirable:

  • Very High 5.51 to 7
  • High 4.51 to 5.50
  • Moderate 3.51 to 4.50
  • Low - 3.01 to 3.50
  • Very Low 0 to 3.00


Source: World Economic Forum


Ireland publishes official house price statistics. The Central Statistics Office of Ireland releases a monthly residential property price index. Statistics on dwelling construction and sales activities are also available. The Economic and Social Research Institute of Ireland also publishes monthly average house prices and a quarterly house price index. General economics statistics are published by the CSO.