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Ireland 2009

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    • 1. IRELAND Aspects of Irish Culture
    • 2.  
    • 3.  
    • 4. Population
      • 4.2Million
      • Highest since 1871
      • Growing 1.86% per annum
      • Immigrants 419000 (10%)
      • Of Irish descent 80 Million
    • 5. The Irish Abroad
      • USA 35 million 12% of pop
      • UK 2.1 million 1.2%
      • UK 6 million 10% Guardian
      • Canada 3.8 million 13%
      • Australia 2 million 10%
      • Argentina 0.5 million 1.25%
    • 6.  
    • 7. Other nationalities in Ireland
      • UK 112,000
      • Poland 63,000
      • Asia 46,000
      • Africa 36,000
      • Lithuania 25,000
      • Latvia 13,000
      • Czech 5,000
      • Hungary 4,000
    • 8.  
    • 9. Giants Causway
    • 10.  
    • 11.  
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    • 15.  
    • 16.  
    • 17.  
    • 18.  
    • 19. History
      • 432 a.d. Arrival of Saint Patrick
      • 800-1100 Island of Saints and Scholars
      • 1155 Pope Adrian IV grants ‘lordship
      • of Ireland to King henry II.
      • 1603 Flight of the Earls
      • 1607-1829 Penal Laws
    • 20. History
      • 1800 Union of G.B and Ireland
      • 1845-1848 The Great Famine
      • 1888 The democratic option
      • 1916 The Rising
      • 1922 Freedom ?
      • 1949 The Republic
      • 1973 Join the EEC
      • 1999 Euro
    • 21. Census figures All Ireland
      • 1845 8.5 Million
      • 1851 6.5 -23%
      • 1877 4.5 -47%
      • 1901 3.2 - 62%
      • 2006 6 -29%
    • 22. Census Figures Republic of Ireland
      • 1971 2.98
      • 1991 3.5
      • 2002 3.9
      • 2006 4.3
        • 1971---1991 17%
        • 1991----2006 23%
    • 23. Culture
      • 2 official languages English
      • Irish (Gaeilge)
      • Claim to speak Irish 1.66Million (42% )
    • 24.  
    • 25. Píopa Uileann
    • 26.  
    • 27. Bodhrán
    • 28. Traditional Musicians
      • Abair Ámhráin
      • Play by Ear
      • Written music not important
      • Corolan
      • A session
      • Living
    • 29.  
    • 30.  
    • 31.  
    • 32. Taking a puck
    • 33. Gaelic football
    • 34. Croke Park
    • 35.
      • Go Raibh Maith Agaibh as ucht bhfuir éisteacht
      • [email_address]
      • 06- 305- 072- 154

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