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# census - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Census shows family sizes are still declining - but at a slower pace
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Census shows family sizes are still declining - but at a slower pace

Mar 29th 2012, 4:49 PM 21,132 Views 9 Comments

New data shows the average number of children in an Irish family is today 1.38.

Census 2011: Surge in non-religious – but 84 per cent remain Catholic
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Census 2011: Surge in non-religious – but 84 per cent remain Catholic

Mar 29th 2012, 4:38 PM 18,654 Views 131 Comments

The number of people who define themselves as being of no religion increased by 44 per cent since the 2006 census.

How much has weekly rent average fallen since 2006? ONE per cent.
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

How much has weekly rent average fallen since 2006? ONE per cent.

Mar 29th 2012, 1:23 PM 4,781 Views 10 Comments

Also in Census 2011 housing stats: The number of permanent housing units has increased by 13 per cent since 2006.

14.5 per cent of dwellings in Ireland vacant in Census 2011
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

14.5 per cent of dwellings in Ireland vacant in Census 2011

Mar 29th 2012, 12:34 PM 6,145 Views 22 Comments

Over one in five vacant properties were holiday homes, while the majority of the remainder were concentrated on rural areas in the west.

Census reveals continued increase in number of divorces
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Census reveals continued increase in number of divorces

Mar 29th 2012, 11:51 AM 4,089 Views 10 Comments

Newly-released data shows number of divorced people in Ireland increased by more than 150 per cent between 2002 and 2011.

Census 2011: Over half the population lives in Leinster
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Census 2011: Over half the population lives in Leinster

Mar 29th 2012, 11:44 AM 4,140 Views 6 Comments

Co Laois boasts the largest increase in population, while the highest growth of any constituency was recorded in Dublin North.

Here are the highlights of Census 2011
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Here are the highlights of Census 2011

Mar 29th 2012, 11:38 AM 22,340 Views 63 Comments

Divorce is up, as is the number of people in rented property – here’s a snapshot of the nation on one night in April 2011.

# census - Monday 6 February, 2012

Shortfall of doctors in Emergency Departments
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

Shortfall of doctors in Emergency Departments

Feb 6th 2012, 12:43 PM 1,452 Views 17 Comments

A review by the Irish Association for Emergency Medicine shows there is an “unsafe deficit” within a certain grade in the Emergency Medicine tier, even after the recruitment of staff from abroad.

# census - Monday 12 December, 2011

What does the average family in Ireland look like?
# Families
# Families

What does the average family in Ireland look like?

Dec 12th 2011, 2:58 PM 14,903 Views 25 Comments

The traditional model of a married couple making up a family is in decline, according to a major new study which looked at family structures in Ireland.

# census - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Less than 10 per cent of students get their news from newspapers
# Media
# Media

Less than 10 per cent of students get their news from newspapers

Oct 20th 2011, 1:03 PM 785 Views 12 Comments

New secondary school survey from CSO shows students get their news from television and the internet.

# census - Thursday 30 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jun 30th 2011, 7:52 PM 1,541 Views 1 Comment

A round-up of the day’s big, news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Running the numbers: First results of Census 2011
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Running the numbers: First results of Census 2011

Jun 30th 2011, 2:00 PM 2,132 Views 19 Comments

The CSO has released the preliminary findings of April’s census – and they show Ireland’s population is edging towards five million.

# census - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Looking more like Alfie: Top baby names of 2010
# Baby Names
# Baby Names

Looking more like Alfie: Top baby names of 2010

Jun 29th 2011, 12:56 PM 4,901 Views 20 Comments

Jack and Sophie top name list for last year’s newborns – but Tyler, Sebastian, Alfie and Daithi creep into top 100.

# census - Thursday 28 April, 2011

China's census data reveals an ageing and more urban population
# China
# China

China's census data reveals an ageing and more urban population

Apr 28th 2011, 12:12 PM 522 Views 0 Comments

The rapid ageing of China’s population has fueled concerns about how long the country can sustain its economic growth that has made it the second largest economy in the world.

# census - Sunday 10 April, 2011

Census 2011 forms to be filled out tonight but still possible to request one
Live Apr 10th 2011, 4:07 PM

Census 2011 forms to be filled out tonight but still possible to request one

# census - Friday 8 April, 2011

Alternative census aims to find out what really matters to Irish people
# Alternative Census
From The Daily Edge
# Alternative Census

Alternative census aims to find out what really matters to Irish people

Apr 8th 2011, 1:22 PM 279 Views 0 Comments

Tea or coffee, bath or shower and have you ever bitten someone? Just some of the questions in the alternative census.

# census - Thursday 31 March, 2011

India's population hits 1.21bn, according to new census figures
# India
# India

India's population hits 1.21bn, according to new census figures

Mar 31st 2011, 12:30 PM 529 Views 0 Comments

That’s just under one-fifth of the world’s population.

# census - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

CSO calls criticism of Census 2011 contractor "irresponsible"
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

CSO calls criticism of Census 2011 contractor "irresponsible"

Mar 16th 2011, 2:42 PM 5,025 Views 0 Comments

The processing of the census is being aided by CACI UK, whose parent company provided interrogation services in Iraq’s Abu Ghraib prison between 2003 and 2005.

# census - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Date for the 2011 Census set - people urged to consider question of religion
# Census2011
# Census2011

Date for the 2011 Census set - people urged to consider question of religion

Mar 10th 2011, 8:31 AM 2,053 Views 0 Comments

New questions will be included on this year’s form, and respondents have been urged to think very carefully about the issue of religion.

# census - Wednesday 5 January, 2011

CSO receives 15,000 Census job applications in two days
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

CSO receives 15,000 Census job applications in two days

Jan 5th 2011, 7:55 PM 1,061 Views 0 Comments

The CSO gives the public a week to apply for 5,000 part-time census jobs – and closes the window after tripling the target.

# census - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

People born in affluent areas live longer - CSO
# Life Expectancy
# Life Expectancy

People born in affluent areas live longer - CSO

Dec 22nd 2010, 1:27 PM 452 Views 0 Comments

You’re likely to live longest if you’re a woman in a well-off area with a third-level qualification, new statistics suggest.

# census - Tuesday 19 October, 2010

Elderly Irish-Americans to be catalogued in new 'census'
# Gallagher Initiative
# Gallagher Initiative

Elderly Irish-Americans to be catalogued in new 'census'

Oct 19th 2010, 1:54 PM 358 Views 0 Comments

‘The Gallagher Initiative’, named after an elderly man who was dead for a week before being discovered, begins next week.