Ireland is experiencing a demographic catastrophe

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angelobottone   Jan 30th, 2022


Due mainly to Covid-19, Ireland saw a significant drop in the number of births in the second quarter of this year compared with the same period last year. At 14.6pc, it was the second biggest fall in Europe, and would have been even worse were it not for the number of non-Irish nationals having babies here. Marriages also went significantly down.We are experiencing a demographic catastrophe.