– Irish rural pubs need to be raking in at least €8,000 a week to keep the doors open.
– Mayo is the county with the most pubs per head of population in Ireland, with one pub for every 323 people.
– Dublin has only one pub for every 1,649 people. There are 772 pubs in Dublin.
– The county with the most amount of pubs is Cork (955 pubs).
– The county with the least amount of pubs is Laois (123 pubs).