Min. for Communications, Climate Change, & Natural Resources
Min. for Defense
Min. for Education & Skills
Min. for Finance
Min. for Foreign Affairs & Trade
Min. for Health
Min. for Housing, Planning, & Local Govt.
Min. for Jobs, Enterprise, & Innovation
Mary MITCHELL O'CONNOR
Min. for Justice & Equality
Min. for Public Expenditure & Reform
Min. for Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts, & the Gaeltacht
Min. for Social Protection
Min. for Transport, Tourism, & Sport
Governor, Central Bank of Ireland
Ambassador to the US
Anne Colette ANDERSON
Permanent Representative to the UN, New York
David Denis DONOGHUE
NOTE: 1) The information regarding Ireland on this page is re-published from the 2018 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Ireland Chiefs 2018 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Ireland Chiefs 2018 should be addressed to the CIA.
2) The rank that you see is the CIA reported rank, which may habe the following issues:
a) The assign increasing rank number, alphabetically for countries with the same value of the ranked item, whereas we assign them the same rank.
b) The CIA sometimes assignes counterintuitive ranks. For example, it assigns unemployment rates in increasing order, whereas we rank them in decreasing order