Those wo are single and living in rural areas had the highest appreciation of their bodies.
Irish people are generally happy with their bodies and place in the top ten countries globally for being content with their own physiques.
A study of 57,000 people in 65 countries saw Irish people come in 8th position for body confidence- behind Malta, Taiwan and Bangladesh which were the top three.
People in the US, France and Brazil were the least happy with their bodies, according to researchers at Anglia Ruskin University in the UK.
The Mirror reports people who are single and living in rural areas had the highest appreciation of their bodies.