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Ireland in the Digital Economy and Society Index

Find here the most recent analysis and data for digitisation in Ireland, covering topics such as connectivity, digital skills, egovernment, and more.

2020 publications

2019 publications

2018 publications

Europe's Digital Progress Report 2017 (New)

The EDPR report combines the quantitative evidence from DESI (Digital Economy and Society Index) with country-specific policy insights, allowing us to keep track of the progress made in terms of digitalisation by each Member State and providing an important feedback loop for policy-making at EU level.

EDPR profile of Ireland: Download PDF (EN) or Download PDF (GA)

EDPR telecom factsheets: Download PDF (EN)

Digital Economy and Society Index 2017

Ireland ranks 8th in DESI 2017. Ireland ranks very high when it comes to the integration of digital technologies by businesses, mostly because many SMEs embraced e-commerce. Internet users increasingly take advantage of high-speed infrastructures and also make good use of online public services. Ireland's main challenge is to equip more than half of the population with at least basic digital skills.

DESI profile of Ireland: Download full profile PDF (EN) or download summary PDF (GA)

2016 publications

Download the Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) country profile as a pdf (EN); summary pdf (GA)

Download country's main indicators as a power point presentation (EN)

Download the European Digital Progress Report (EDPR*) country report as a pdf (EN)

Download the EDPR telecom factsheets as a pdf (EN)

*The EDPR report combines the quantitative evidence from DESI (Digital Economy and Society Index) with country-specific policy insights, allowing us to keep track of the progress made in terms of digitalisation by each Member State and providing an important feedback loop for policy-making at EU level.

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