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.
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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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