This map shows the population density of Irish in the United States in 1880 (show as source to enlarge).
Many Irish moved to the United States of America, followed by the United Kingdom, Canada and Australia in the 19th century. The Irish tended to cluster in cities, especially harbour cities like New York, Boston, Sydney and Liverpool.
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