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#Central Statistics Office

# central-statistics-office - This year 2022

Ireland's population grows at highest rate since 2008 in last 12 months - CSO
# Population
# Population

Ireland's population grows at highest rate since 2008 in last 12 months - CSO

Aug 24th 2022, 1:27 PM 30,802 Views 62 Comments

The Central Statistics Office estimates Ireland’s population to be 5.1 million.

CSO: Property prices across the country rose by 14.4% in the year to May
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

CSO: Property prices across the country rose by 14.4% in the year to May

Jul 12th 2022, 2:50 PM 11,703 Views 13 Comments

Price inflation fell for the second consecutive month, however..

Census shows 166,000 vacant properties in Ireland, with over 48,000 vacant for six years
# Vacant Property Tax
# Vacant Property Tax

Census shows 166,000 vacant properties in Ireland, with over 48,000 vacant for six years

Jun 23rd 2022, 1:27 PM 24,573 Views 27 Comments

Vacant property levels have fallen 9% since 2016.

Public transport use approaches pre-pandemic levels
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Public transport use approaches pre-pandemic levels

Jun 13th 2022, 3:45 PM 7,134 Views 0 Comments

It comes following a 20% cut in the cost of public transport fares.

Construction costs surge again in April as inflation continues to pump up wholesale prices
# Price Pressures
# Price Pressures

Construction costs surge again in April as inflation continues to pump up wholesale prices

May 20th 2022, 2:52 PM 16,872 Views 18 Comments

Structural steel and fabricated metal prices were up 42% and 38.5% respectively over 12 months.

Despite prices falling at the pump, annual Irish consumer price inflation hit 7% in April — a 22-year high
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Despite prices falling at the pump, annual Irish consumer price inflation hit 7% in April — a 22-year high

May 12th 2022, 11:42 AM 10,494 Views 26 Comments

Consumer price inflation has now been rising at an annual pace of 5% or more since October 2022.

'It's a complete farce': Homes across east Clare have yet to receive census forms
# Census
# Census

'It's a complete farce': Homes across east Clare have yet to receive census forms

May 5th 2022, 2:07 PM 20,381 Views 29 Comments

People fear parts of east Clare could lose out on public services as their population will be undercounted.

Electricity consumption by data centres up 32% in 2021, new figures show
# Central Statistics Office
# Central Statistics Office

Electricity consumption by data centres up 32% in 2021, new figures show

May 3rd 2022, 2:53 PM 13,275 Views 35 Comments

The figures show that data centres are now consuming more electricity than rural homes.

Victims and offenders in one in seven sexual violence cases aged under 18, says CSO
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Victims and offenders in one in seven sexual violence cases aged under 18, says CSO

Apr 27th 2022, 4:09 PM 4,482 Views 0 Comments

In 2021, 82% of victims of sexual violence were women, with 2,357 cases being reported to Gardaí.

Census forms set to be completed this evening across Ireland
# Irish Census
# Irish Census

Census forms set to be completed this evening across Ireland

Apr 3rd 2022, 6:49 PM 27,654 Views 40 Comments

The census was postponed last year due to Covid-19.

Apartment dwellers asked to help Census workers deliver forms to apartment blocks
# Census 2022
# Census 2022

Apartment dwellers asked to help Census workers deliver forms to apartment blocks

Mar 16th 2022, 4:12 PM 16,937 Views 10 Comments

The Central Statistics Office raised concerns that enumerators could not access gated communities and apartment blocks.

Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year
# Is Ainm Dom
# Is Ainm Dom

Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year

Feb 25th 2022, 2:14 PM 62,306 Views 11 Comments

There’s a new number one for girls yet again.

CSO examining how to show 'disproportionate' impact of soaring inflation on poorer families
# Consumer Price Index
# Consumer Price Index

CSO examining how to show 'disproportionate' impact of soaring inflation on poorer families

Jan 30th 2022, 7:00 AM 15,301 Views 18 Comments

Campaigners have warned that soaring inflation is hitting lower-income households differently.

Property prices jump 14% with regional areas still rising faster than Dublin
# Residential Property
# Residential Property

Property prices jump 14% with regional areas still rising faster than Dublin

Jan 19th 2022, 6:44 PM 25,708 Views 42 Comments

It’s the 13th consecutive month of rising property prices.

PUP and Live Register numbers rose by 5.8% in December
# PUP
# PUP

PUP and Live Register numbers rose by 5.8% in December

Jan 14th 2022, 3:54 PM 6,397 Views 0 Comments

The number of PUP recipients recorded last month has fallen by 82% compared to the 308,357 recipients in December 2020.

Slight rise in unemployment in December, with the PUP reopening due to Covid restrictions
# PUP
# PUP

Slight rise in unemployment in December, with the PUP reopening due to Covid restrictions

Jan 12th 2022, 9:21 PM 8,019 Views 2 Comments

The unemployment rate in December 2021, adjusted due to the PUP, stood at 7.5%.

Over half of households in receipt of housing assistance at risk of poverty in 2020
# Central Statistics Office
# Central Statistics Office

Over half of households in receipt of housing assistance at risk of poverty in 2020

Jan 10th 2022, 6:00 AM 14,964 Views 23 Comments

New CSO figures show that nearly one million people were at risk of poverty in 2020 when housing costs were taken into account.

Irish shoppers splashed out on clothes and DIY supplies in the lead-up to Christmas
# Retail Sales
# Retail Sales

Irish shoppers splashed out on clothes and DIY supplies in the lead-up to Christmas

Jan 7th 2022, 2:09 PM 10,066 Views 3 Comments

But the volume of sales in pubs was still 29.2% below pre-pandemic levels in November, the CSO said.

# central-statistics-office - Last year 2021

Irish consumer prices rise 5.3% during biggest annual increase in 20 years
# Inflation
# Inflation

Irish consumer prices rise 5.3% during biggest annual increase in 20 years

Updated Dec 9th 2021, 1:49 PM 19,714 Views 49 Comments

Soaring petrol, diesel and energy prices continue to drive inflation, the CSO said.

62% of internet users saw content they believed was ‘untrue or doubtful’ in 2021
# Central Statistics Office
# Central Statistics Office

62% of internet users saw content they believed was ‘untrue or doubtful’ in 2021

Dec 6th 2021, 1:44 PM 10,186 Views 37 Comments

Of those who came across such content, 64% checked its veracity by checking sources online, figures from the Central Statistics Office show.

Cost of living concerns mount as October sees largest annual jump in consumer prices since 2007
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost of living concerns mount as October sees largest annual jump in consumer prices since 2007

Nov 11th 2021, 2:49 PM 21,877 Views 47 Comments

Electricity and fuel costs are the main drivers of inflation currently, the Central Statistics Office said.

Households saved more than €31 billion in 2020, CSO figures show
# Household Savings
# Household Savings

Households saved more than €31 billion in 2020, CSO figures show

Nov 2nd 2021, 1:27 PM 15,301 Views 22 Comments

Savings made during the pandemic have brought the financial net worth of households to an all-time high of €312.8 billion, the CSO said.

August saw the largest annual jump in consumer prices in nearly a decade
# Quite A Jump
# Quite A Jump

August saw the largest annual jump in consumer prices in nearly a decade

Sep 9th 2021, 11:52 AM 15,385 Views 21 Comments

It follows a sharp drop-off in prices last year due to public health restrictions.

Half of parents living with an adult child would like them to move out
# Survey
# Survey

Half of parents living with an adult child would like them to move out

Jul 8th 2021, 8:21 AM 46,359 Views 63 Comments

90% of adults who live with their parents agree.

Almost half of criminals released from prison re-offended within a year, new figures show
# CSO
# CSO

Almost half of criminals released from prison re-offended within a year, new figures show

Jun 25th 2021, 1:51 PM 14,063 Views 46 Comments

The number of offenders who go on to reoffend dropped from 54% in 2011 to 48% in 2018.

Levels of recorded crime fall sharply during the Covid pandemic - except for fraud
# CSO
# CSO

Levels of recorded crime fall sharply during the Covid pandemic - except for fraud

Jun 17th 2021, 4:38 PM 4,407 Views 10 Comments

However, the number of fraud incidents increased in the last year by more than 13% compared with the previous year.

Imports from Britain have dropped by over €900 million since Brexit
# Through The Floor
# Through The Floor

Imports from Britain have dropped by over €900 million since Brexit

Mar 18th 2021, 2:52 PM 43,890 Views 29 Comments

Meanwhile, Britain accounted for just 7% of exports from Ireland.

Nine in ten people would get a Covid-19 vaccine next week if offered, says CSO report
# Central Statistics Office
# Central Statistics Office

Nine in ten people would get a Covid-19 vaccine next week if offered, says CSO report

Mar 1st 2021, 11:11 PM 16,939 Views 39 Comments

A total of 1,621 people were surveyed by the CSO as part of the fifth round of surveying for the Social Impact of Covid-19.

Half of fifth and sixth year pupils experiencing 'major negative' impact on learning due to Covid-19
# Survey
# Survey

Half of fifth and sixth year pupils experiencing 'major negative' impact on learning due to Covid-19

Feb 26th 2021, 3:08 PM 9,973 Views 15 Comments

The findings are contained in the CSO’s latest ‘Social Impact of Covid-19 Survey’.

Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year
# Say My Name
# Say My Name

Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year

Feb 26th 2021, 1:50 PM 131,337 Views 28 Comments

There’s a new number one for girls.

Life satisfaction levels are at the lowest levels ever due to Covid-19 pandemic, CSO survey says
# CSO
# CSO

Life satisfaction levels are at the lowest levels ever due to Covid-19 pandemic, CSO survey says

Feb 25th 2021, 2:27 PM 18,510 Views 84 Comments

Almost six in 10 (57.1%) people have said that their mental health has been impacted negatively by the pandemic.

# central-statistics-office - All time

Covid-19 is the fourth most common underlying cause for registered deaths in Ireland so far this year
# CSO
# CSO

Covid-19 is the fourth most common underlying cause for registered deaths in Ireland so far this year

Nov 24th 2020, 11:47 AM 24,935 Views 78 Comments

The CSO published an analysis of data on the underlying causes of death, including Covid-19, from January to 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 38,264 Views 35 Comments

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

Irish house prices rise again following slight decline during Covid-19 lockdown
# CSO
# CSO

Irish house prices rise again following slight decline during Covid-19 lockdown

Oct 14th 2020, 12:52 PM 30,912 Views 50 Comments

The figures were revealed by the Central Statistics Office today.

Dublin, Kildare and Limerick account for two-thirds of all new Covid-19 cases
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Dublin, Kildare and Limerick account for two-thirds of all new Covid-19 cases

Sep 11th 2020, 2:28 PM 36,484 Views 27 Comments

A total of 497 cases were recorded in the week ending 4 September.

Almost half of new Covid-19 cases linked to outbreaks in workplaces
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Almost half of new Covid-19 cases linked to outbreaks in workplaces

Aug 14th 2020, 4:13 PM 28,613 Views 36 Comments

The CSO has been analysing the statistics for the number of people who contracted or died from Covid-19 since the start of the pandemic.

Unemployment rate - including those on PUP - stands at 16.7%
# CSO
# CSO

Unemployment rate - including those on PUP - stands at 16.7%

Aug 5th 2020, 3:42 PM 23,616 Views 84 Comments

Just over 41% of people in the labour force aged between 15 and 24 were unemployed in July.

ESRI: Those who live alone are at greater risk of falling below the poverty line when they retire
# State Pension
# State Pension

ESRI: Those who live alone are at greater risk of falling below the poverty line when they retire

Jul 21st 2020, 6:05 AM 9,363 Views 4 Comments

Researchers examined whether soon-to-be pensioners will have adequate income in retirement.

In April, 80% of us rated our compliance with the restrictions as 'high'. Now, that figure is below 60%
# Cso Stats
# Cso Stats

In April, 80% of us rated our compliance with the restrictions as 'high'. Now, that figure is below 60%

Jun 24th 2020, 12:40 PM 9,475 Views 5 Comments

The CSO has published its latest survey looking at the social impact of Covid-19.

Prices of clothing, footwear and communications fall for two consecutive months
# Inflation
# Inflation

Prices of clothing, footwear and communications fall for two consecutive months

Jun 11th 2020, 2:08 PM 10,140 Views 8 Comments

Consumer prices were 0.5% lower in May than in the same month last year.

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