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Population: 1,688,600
Capital: Belfast
Language: English, Irish Gaelic
Religion: Protestant, Roman Cathoic, Presbyterian, Methodist
General: Northern Ireland has mostly level to rolling interior plains surrounded by rugged hills and low mountain sea cliffs on the west coast.  The climatge is maritime, modified by North Atlantic currents.  Northern Ireland has mild winters and cool summers.  Economy is based mainly on export and also benefits from consumer spending, construction and business investments.