10. Woman Height
The average height of Irish women is 5'5".
9. Men Height
The average height of Irish men is 5' 8".
90% of Irish nationals are Catholic, but only 30% ever attend church.
The Irish report the lowest annual number of UFO sightings in Europe.
70% of married Irish women would consider having an affair while on a foreign holiday without their spouse or children.
90% of all Irish men would do the same.
73% of Americans are unable to locate Ireland on a map bereft of country names.
3. Irish history
Raymond O'Brien was the shortest person in Irish history. The dwarf, who died in 1795, was one foot eleven inches tall.
Only 9% of the Irish population are natural redheads.
May is generally the driest month of the year in Ireland.