Generation Emigration

The Irish Times forum by and for Irish citizens abroad

Are comparisons to 1980s emigration now justified? Since 2009, 123,800 more people have left Ireland than moved here, which is on par with the 1980s
Emigrant homeowners who haven’t paid NPPR face fines up to €7,230 Were you aware of the charge? Have you paid? Will you pay?
From the paper: Coverage of CSO migration figures News, analysis, case studies and graphics explaining the latest emigration and immigration figures
Emigration of Irish nationals falls 20% but 40,700 still left last year Numbers going to Australia drop 35 per cent, new CSO figures show
GAA provides ‘home from home’ for Irish emigrants New film charts the exponential growth of Gaelic games around the world
Is your city more expensive for groceries than Dublin? Irish capital emerged as the third most expensive city in a recent survey, behind Sydney and Toronto
Sharp divide between old and young Irish in the US The new generation of Irish people moving to the US is different from those who settled there decades ago
Exploring Irish emigration in the 19th century Symposium in the University of Limerick will examine the motivations and achievements of Irish migrants