Ireland #1 (GDP Collapse is World’s Worst)

A sobering visual from the Economist Daily Chart 18 Aug 2011

Also featured? Every member of the PIIGS has suffered GDP decline since late 2007. Ireland has fared worst with Greece  and Italy close behind.

Key stat: Ireland’s income per head is now a painful 25% below its previous trend. Its GDP is 12% lower

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