Ireland Trade to GDP Ratio 1970-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Ireland trade to gdp ratio for 2021 was 229.40%, a 10.55% decline from 2020.
  • Ireland trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 239.95%, a 12.38% decline from 2019.
  • Ireland trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 252.34%, a 34.91% increase from 2018.
  • Ireland trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 217.43%, a 2.73% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Hong Kong 403.10%
Luxembourg 388.85%
Singapore 338.31%
Malta 283.47%
Ireland 229.40%
Seychelles 197.00%
Slovak Republic 188.36%
Belgium 169.37%
Macao 164.18%
Hungary 161.91%
Slovenia 161.74%
Cyprus 160.94%
Estonia 160.79%
Lithuania 156.57%
Netherlands 156.19%
Brunei 147.12%
Czech Republic 142.11%
Latvia 130.22%
Switzerland 125.11%
Poland 117.62%
Denmark 112.43%
Austria 110.99%
Croatia 103.76%
Germany 89.39%
Greece 89.18%
Sweden 88.16%
Portugal 87.05%
South Korea 79.77%
Iceland 78.39%
Finland 77.63%
Bermuda 73.25%
Norway 70.68%
Bahamas 69.63%
Spain 68.33%
Chile 64.43%
Italy 63.06%
France 61.97%
Canada 61.23%
Saudi Arabia 59.12%
Uruguay 56.81%
United Kingdom 55.24%
Israel 54.97%
Australia 40.02%
Argentina 33.43%
Ireland Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 229.40% -10.55%
2020 239.95% -12.38%
2019 252.34% 34.91%
2018 217.43% -2.73%
2017 220.15% -7.25%
2016 227.40% 12.24%
2015 215.16% 13.29%
2014 201.87% 13.09%
2013 188.78% -2.32%
2012 191.10% 3.29%
2011 187.81% -2.03%
2010 189.84% 16.25%
2009 173.59% 13.55%
2008 160.04% 6.64%
2007 153.40% 3.38%
2006 150.02% 1.85%
2005 148.18% 1.59%
2004 146.59% 0.06%
2003 146.53% -17.19%
2002 163.72% -11.12%
2001 174.84% -0.11%
2000 174.95% 15.08%
1999 159.87% 2.10%
1998 157.77% 15.50%
1997 142.27% 3.40%
1996 138.87% 2.77%
1995 136.10% 9.61%
1994 126.49% 9.89%
1993 116.60% 7.06%
1992 109.55% 3.11%
1991 106.44% 1.41%
1990 105.03% -7.44%
1989 112.47% 7.25%
1988 105.22% 4.47%
1987 100.74% 3.62%
1986 97.13% -10.64%
1985 107.76% -0.54%
1984 108.31% 10.57%
1983 97.74% 3.77%
1982 93.97% -7.00%
1981 100.97% -1.33%
1980 102.30% -3.00%
1979 105.30% 5.59%
1978 99.71% 1.71%
1977 98.00% 6.76%
1976 91.24% 8.19%
1975 83.05% -7.63%
1974 90.68% 15.44%
1973 75.24% 7.61%
1972 67.63% -4.57%
1971 72.20% -2.22%
1970 74.43% -2.22%