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# census - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

The CSO has alerted the gardaí after extracts from the 1926 Census were published on social media
# 100-year Rule
# 100-year Rule

The CSO has alerted the gardaí after extracts from the 1926 Census were published on social media

Oct 20th 2020, 3:02 PM 36,140 Views 35 Comments

The individual who posted the information was contacted by the CSO and has agreed to remove the material.

# census - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

Census which was due to take place next year postponed until 2022
# Pushed Back
# Pushed Back

Census which was due to take place next year postponed until 2022

Sep 15th 2020, 1:51 PM 31,170 Views 32 Comments

It will instead take place on 3 April 2022.

# census - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Mortality census of long-term residential care facilities to be carried out this weekend
# Census
# Census

Mortality census of long-term residential care facilities to be carried out this weekend

Apr 18th 2020, 2:04 PM 10,561 Views 11 Comments

The data will be published “as soon as possible”, the Department of Health said.

# census - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

CSO to spend estimated €1.2 million on smart phones and equipment as Census 2021 goes digital
# Modern Times
# Modern Times

CSO to spend estimated €1.2 million on smart phones and equipment as Census 2021 goes digital

Dec 18th 2019, 6:00 AM 10,284 Views 16 Comments

Over 5,000 smart phones will be given to the Census enumerators around the country to capture data in April 2021.

# census - Thursday 21 November, 2019

'Rectifying the historic wrong': LGBT advocates wanted sexual orientation included on the next Census
# Census
# Census

'Rectifying the historic wrong': LGBT advocates wanted sexual orientation included on the next Census

Nov 21st 2019, 6:10 AM 11,585 Views 82 Comments

Scotland’s census will give individuals up to 21 options under this category including skolisexual and demiromantic.

# census - Friday 12 July, 2019

Trump backs down on controversial census question after protracted legal and political battle
# Citizenship Question
# Citizenship Question

Trump backs down on controversial census question after protracted legal and political battle

Jul 12th 2019, 7:17 AM 15,646 Views 54 Comments

He directed federal agencies to compile the information using existing databases instead.

# census - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

For the first time, you can write a message for future generations on the Census
# Time Capsule
# Time Capsule

For the first time, you can write a message for future generations on the Census

Jul 10th 2019, 4:09 PM 36,232 Views 53 Comments

The Census will have a “time capsule” blank box on the form, where citizens can leave their mark, to be revealed in 100 years’ time.

# census - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Do you have broadband? What time do you leave work? These are some of the questions you'll be asked in the next census
# Census 2021
# Census 2021

Do you have broadband? What time do you leave work? These are some of the questions you'll be asked in the next census

Jul 9th 2019, 8:43 PM 20,058 Views 48 Comments

The next Census day will be held on 18 April 2021. Mark it in the diary.

# census - Friday 16 March, 2018

How many people in Ireland are aged over 100? The CSO published a load of stats about society
# Census
# Census

How many people in Ireland are aged over 100? The CSO published a load of stats about society

Mar 16th 2018, 3:56 PM 44,888 Views 36 Comments

Ireland, in numbers.

# census - Friday 16 February, 2018

Poll: Would you like to be able to speak more Irish?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Would you like to be able to speak more Irish?

Feb 16th 2018, 12:45 PM 36,063 Views 100 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# census - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Here's what the wellbeing of Ireland looks like right now
# Census
# Census

Here's what the wellbeing of Ireland looks like right now

Jan 10th 2018, 3:38 PM 23,110 Views 23 Comments

The average annual earnings in 2016 were €36,919 per person.

# census - Thursday 14 December, 2017

The most common jobs in Ireland are in sales, retail and farming
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

The most common jobs in Ireland are in sales, retail and farming

Dec 14th 2017, 12:40 PM 44,916 Views 36 Comments

Over two million people were working at the time of the Census last year.

# census - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Just 6.3% of Gaeilgeoirí speak Irish on a weekly basis
# Gaeilge
# Gaeilge

Just 6.3% of Gaeilgeoirí speak Irish on a weekly basis

Nov 23rd 2017, 1:31 PM 13,162 Views 85 Comments

Census figures have revealed where the most Irish speakers are in the country.

# census - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Number of dual Irish citizens living here up by almost 90% over five years
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

Number of dual Irish citizens living here up by almost 90% over five years

Sep 21st 2017, 5:15 PM 14,728 Views 58 Comments

New figures from Census 2016 have been released.

# census - Thursday 31 August, 2017

There's been a 31% increase in work commutes that are over an hour long
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

There's been a 31% increase in work commutes that are over an hour long

Aug 31st 2017, 2:20 PM 11,826 Views 61 Comments

Driving remains the most popular way to get to work, but there’s been a significant increase in the number of cyclists too.

# census - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Census 2016: Nearly one in five homeless adults have a job
# Emergency Accommodation
# Emergency Accommodation

Census 2016: Nearly one in five homeless adults have a job

Aug 10th 2017, 11:52 AM 16,405 Views 50 Comments

In all, 27% of homeless people were aged 18 and under on Census night in April 2016.

# census - Thursday 27 July, 2017

The CSO has published an interactive map of where you will find the most single people
# Good To Know
# Good To Know

The CSO has published an interactive map of where you will find the most single people

Jul 27th 2017, 12:00 PM 40,582 Views 37 Comments

The CSO has published the map alongside its latest Census figures.

# census - Thursday 6 July, 2017

This is the oldest town in Ireland (in terms of average age)
# But A Number
# But A Number

This is the oldest town in Ireland (in terms of average age)

Jul 6th 2017, 6:09 PM 49,888 Views 22 Comments

Females were on average 1.3 years older than their male counterparts.

# census - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Eight people could be brought to court over a refusal to fill in their census form
# Come To Your Census
# Come To Your Census

Eight people could be brought to court over a refusal to fill in their census form

Jun 28th 2017, 8:28 AM 22,993 Views 85 Comments

They could be fined up to €44,000.

# census - Thursday 15 June, 2017

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected
# Census
# Census

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected

Jun 15th 2017, 11:02 AM 65,665 Views 86 Comments

Meanwhile, the number of women looking after the home or family has continued to decline.

# census - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Census 2016: Donegal people are loyal to their home and there are plenty of blow-ins in Meath
# Snapshot Of Ireland
# Snapshot Of Ireland

Census 2016: Donegal people are loyal to their home and there are plenty of blow-ins in Meath

May 11th 2017, 1:00 PM 15,765 Views 32 Comments

The latest batch of Census results have been released.

# census - Saturday 22 April, 2017

This chart shows the massive drop in housing supply compared to the Celtic Tiger years
# Population Growth
# Population Growth

This chart shows the massive drop in housing supply compared to the Celtic Tiger years

Apr 22nd 2017, 11:00 AM 12,248 Views 34 Comments

One homeless charity says the government’s housing plan is moving far too slowly.

# census - Thursday 20 April, 2017

This graph shows how housing supply has flatlined this decade - compared to population growth
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

This graph shows how housing supply has flatlined this decade - compared to population growth

Apr 20th 2017, 1:18 PM 15,164 Views 47 Comments

A new report looks at housing in Census 2016.

# census - Sunday 16 April, 2017

'Ireland is slowly discarding its age-old loyalty card attitude toward established religions'
# Column
# Column

'Ireland is slowly discarding its age-old loyalty card attitude toward established religions'

Apr 16th 2017, 3:30 PM 288 Views 125 Comments

Laws, government policies and the public funding of services should benefit all members of Irish society, writes Terry Flynn.

# census - Saturday 8 April, 2017

More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer
# Births And Deaths
# Births And Deaths

More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer

Apr 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 16,933 Views 8 Comments

Some 53,000 more females than males were recorded in the Census 2016 results.

# census - Thursday 6 April, 2017

One in 10 Irish people say they have no religion, the second largest group behind Roman Catholics
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

One in 10 Irish people say they have no religion, the second largest group behind Roman Catholics

Apr 6th 2017, 11:18 AM 54,162 Views 195 Comments

Births, deaths and everything in between: Here’s what you need to know about Census 2016.

Why do we have a census? Here's what the statistics are used for
# PICTURE OF IRELAND
# PICTURE OF IRELAND

Why do we have a census? Here's what the statistics are used for

Apr 6th 2017, 12:10 AM 19,503 Views 29 Comments

Some of the summary results from last year’s census will be published today.

# census - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Mother's Day stats: July most popular month for having babies and Leitrim has lowest number of births
# CSO
# CSO

Mother's Day stats: July most popular month for having babies and Leitrim has lowest number of births

Mar 26th 2017, 10:30 AM 12,648 Views 16 Comments

Donegal, Cavan and Monaghan had the largest families with 2.19 children per family on average.

# census - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Do the 44% of Irish people who are single in their 30s suffer stigma?
# Flying Solo
# Flying Solo

Do the 44% of Irish people who are single in their 30s suffer stigma?

Nov 3rd 2016, 12:41 PM 33,755 Views 45 Comments

Times have moved on from research in the 1990s which found society less understanding.

# census - Friday 16 September, 2016

The busiest train in Ireland is...
# Crowded
# Crowded

The busiest train in Ireland is...

Sep 16th 2016, 6:03 AM 53,657 Views 43 Comments

The route carries 1,336 people.

# census - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Poll: Should people who refuse to co-operate with the Census be prosecuted?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should people who refuse to co-operate with the Census be prosecuted?

Jul 16th 2016, 10:49 AM 27,045 Views 119 Comments

There were five successful prosecutions after the 2011 survey.

# census - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

This Kildare girl was hilariously confused by the writing on the Census form
# Hotel Recky Pianist
From The Daily Edge
# Hotel Recky Pianist

This Kildare girl was hilariously confused by the writing on the Census form

Apr 26th 2016, 1:29 PM 22,656 Views 14 Comments

And her sister was there to film it.

# census - Monday 25 April, 2016

Poll: Did you say you had a religion in last night's census?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you say you had a religion in last night's census?

Apr 25th 2016, 7:31 PM 45,041 Views 209 Comments

It was one of the most debated questions on the form – but how did you answer?

You've filled out your census - now it's time to hand it in
# It's Countin' Time
# It's Countin' Time

You've filled out your census - now it's time to hand it in

Apr 25th 2016, 10:29 AM 27,674 Views 69 Comments

Enumerators for the national population check will be collecting the filled-in forms starting today.

11 very Irish tweets about taking the Census last night
# Box Ticking
From The Daily Edge
# Box Ticking

11 very Irish tweets about taking the Census last night

Apr 25th 2016, 7:41 AM 15,434 Views 1 Comment

What a night.

# census - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Here's why the census wants to know if you have a PC
# Pc Gone Mad
# Pc Gone Mad

Here's why the census wants to know if you have a PC

Apr 24th 2016, 7:30 PM 56,743 Views 78 Comments

“It’s an old-fashioned question,” a CSO spokesperson said.

There's going to be an alternative census in Ireland this weekend
# Census Of The Heart
# Census Of The Heart

There's going to be an alternative census in Ireland this weekend

Apr 24th 2016, 9:15 AM 26,929 Views 13 Comments

It’s all happening online, and it’s all about how people feel.

9 questions you've probably had about filling out Census 2016
# Start Making Census
# Start Making Census

9 questions you've probably had about filling out Census 2016

Apr 24th 2016, 7:31 AM 40,317 Views 48 Comments

Pen at the ready.

# census - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Given up on Catholicism? Why you should tick 'no religion' on the census tomorrow
# Opinion
# Opinion

Given up on Catholicism? Why you should tick 'no religion' on the census tomorrow

Apr 23rd 2016, 7:30 PM 1,318 Views 395 Comments

Religion is all of our business when over 90% of state-funded schools remain in church hands, writes Donal O’Keeffe.

Is there any point putting 'Jedi' down as your religion on the census?
# Lose The Force
# Lose The Force

Is there any point putting 'Jedi' down as your religion on the census?

Apr 23rd 2016, 7:45 AM 24,637 Views 176 Comments

It won’t be recorded as such if you do – something both Atheist Ireland and a US Jedi order have concerns about.

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