Irish Emigration by the Numbers

Had enough of the show bands in the 50’s? To Americae or the UK with you. Had enough of recession chat? Hop on Google  Irish worldwide migration 0 Where did the most recent generation of Irish emigrate to? The UK mainly, followed by Oz  Where are we? 1Most of us had jobs before we left….. What were we? 2 Ireland takes bronze for the number of visas handed out Down Under, cheers mate Who gets the visas? 4 Where did the Irish go Down Under? To the mines, there’s gold in them thar hills, well iron ore actually.. Where did the 457's go? 5 Info-graphics contained within Supporting the Next Generation of the Irish Diaspora report by the UCD Clinton Institute 

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