Industry Breakdown of Companies
in Ireland

Explore more than 353,094 Ireland-based companies available in the HitHorizons database and see top industries and biggest players with highest sales and number of employees.

Current Country: Ireland 353,094 (0.8%)
Largest Country: United Kingdom 6,993,435 (15.2%)
Total Number of Companies in Europe 46,104,457

According to our database, a total of more than 353,094 businesses are registered in Ireland . That represents 0.77% of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. These Ireland-based companies have a share of 2.81% of all sales generated by EU-based businesses and employ 1.58% of all EU employees.

Ireland: TOP Industries

According to our database, the industry with the highest number of companies registered is Services (146,509 companies in total), followed by Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate (62,039) and Retail Trade (45,541).

This TOP 10 list was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Ireland: TOP Industries 353,094 registered companies

  Industry, Number of Companies Number of
Companies
Services 146,509 41.5% 146,509
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 62,039 17.6% 62,039
Retail Trade 45,541 12.9% 45,541
Construction 30,499 8.6% 30,499
Manufacturing 16,982 4.8% 16,982
Wholesale Trade 16,697 4.7% 16,697
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services 14,166 4.0% 14,166
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing 12,035 3.4% 12,035
Unknown industry 6,308 1.8% 6,308
Public Sector 1,700 0.5% 1,700
Mining 618 0.2% 618

Ireland: Breakdown of Companies by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification (SIC Code) is used to assign companies to specific industries. According to our database, the top 3 SIC Codes for Ireland are Business services (5.86%), Management consulting services (4.9%) and Holding company (4.66%).

This breakdown was generated automarically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and find companies leading within individual SIC Codes, SIC Code distribution among individual countries, or SIC Code breakdowns within other industries using HitHorizons Screener.

Ireland: Breakdown of Companies by SIC Code 353,094 registered companies

Ireland: TOP 10 Companies with Highest Sales

According to our database, companies registered in the Ireland generated € 2,411,147,009,825 in sales, which represents 2.81% of all sales generated by companies available in the HitHorizons database.

This TOP 10 list of companies operating in Ireland was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Ireland: TOP 10 Companies with Highest Sales 353,094 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. APPLE OPERATIONS INTERNATIONAL LIMITED € 211.4B 8.77% € 211.4B
2. GOOGLE IRELAND LIMITED € 64.83B 2.69% € 64.83B
3. MICROSOFT IRELAND OPERATIONS LIMITED € 62.07B 2.57% € 62.07B
4. ACCENTURE PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY € 58.45B 2.42% € 58.45B
5. UNITED AIRLINES , INC. € 35.93B 1.49% € 35.93B
6. META PLATFORMS IRELAND LIMITED € 34.33B 1.42% € 34.33B
7. MICROSOFT IRELAND RESEARCH UNLIMITED COMPANY € 31.77B 1.32% € 31.77B
8. CRH PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY € 31.05B 1.29% € 31.05B
9. MEDTRONIC PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY € 29.63B 1.23% € 29.63B
10. PFIZER SERVICE COMPANY IRELAND UNLIMITED COMPANY € 26.47B 1.1% € 26.47B
Total Sales of the TOP 10 Companies € 585.9B

Ireland: Top 10 Companies with Highest Number of Employees

According to our database, companies registered in the UK employ 6,197,265 people, which represents 1.58% of all people employed by companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is ACCENTURE PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (693,748), followed by MEDTRONIC PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (95,000) and CRH PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (75,838).

This TOP 10 list of companies with the highest number of employees was generated automatically using the latest data from the HitHorizons database. Search through the whole HitHorizons database using filtering criteria relevant for your search and get more data and insights on specific countries, industries, or segments with HitHorizons Screener.

Ireland: Top 10 Companies with Highest Number of Employees 353,094 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Number of Employees
1. ACCENTURE PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY 693,748 11.19% 693,748
2. MEDTRONIC PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY 95,000 1.53% 95,000
3. CRH PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY 75,838 1.22% 75,838
4. ADIENT PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY 75,000 1.21% 75,000
5. ING BANK N.V. 71,287 1.15% 71,287
6. APPLE OPERATIONS INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 56,639 0.91% 56,639
7. PFIZER SERVICE COMPANY IRELAND UNLIMITED COMPANY 53,449 0.86% 53,449
8. APPLE SALES INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 52,263 0.84% 52,263
9. CLOGRENNANE LIME LIMITED 49,889 0.81% 49,889
10. AON PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY 48,697 0.79% 48,697
Total Number of Employees of the TOP 10 Companies 1,271,810

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