Ireland had the fastest growing economy in 2018 according to Eurostat. The revised GDP growth was 8.2%. The second fastest growing economy had Malta, with 6,7% growth.
In 2018 an average GDP growth in European Union was 2%. Average GDP growth in Eurozone was 1,9%.
Ireland had also the fastest growing economy in the last 5 year period. The GDP growth of Ireland in 2015 was more than 25%.