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# cso - This week 4th December 2022 - 8th December 2022

Average electricity bills rose 14% from 2020 to 2021
# Energy Prices
# Energy Prices

Average electricity bills rose 14% from 2020 to 2021

Tue 2:42 PM 5,548 Views 14 Comments

Median gas prices dropped slightly in the same time period.

# cso - Last month November 2022

CSO: Property price jumps higher outside of the capital as growth continues to slow
# Housing
# Housing

CSO: Property price jumps higher outside of the capital as growth continues to slow

Nov 16th 2022, 1:09 PM 10,236 Views 7 Comments

Prices rose by 10.8% nationally in the year to September.

There are now more than 62,000 Ukrainian nationals living in Ireland
# CSO
# CSO

There are now more than 62,000 Ukrainian nationals living in Ireland

Nov 14th 2022, 5:48 PM 19,701 Views 31 Comments

That’s according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office.

Number of new electric cars licensed in Ireland jumps by 82% when compared to last year
# EVs
# EVs

Number of new electric cars licensed in Ireland jumps by 82% when compared to last year

Nov 9th 2022, 1:43 PM 14,564 Views 53 Comments

Between January and October of this year, 14,707 new electric private cars were licensed.

Young people argued with parents and siblings more during first year of the Covid pandemic
# ESRI
# ESRI

Young people argued with parents and siblings more during first year of the Covid pandemic

Nov 3rd 2022, 5:23 PM 9,811 Views 9 Comments

The ESRI findings are based on an online survey that was carried out in December 2020.

# cso - This year 2022

Domestic overnight trips increase three-fold as post-Covid recovery continues
# Staycation
# Staycation

Domestic overnight trips increase three-fold as post-Covid recovery continues

Oct 26th 2022, 4:49 PM 12,412 Views 4 Comments

The CSO said the data demonstrates the ongoing recovery in travel after the disruption caused by Covid-19 restrictions.

Annual inflation eases again slightly in September after 38-year high in July
# Consumer Price Index
# Consumer Price Index

Annual inflation eases again slightly in September after 38-year high in July

Oct 13th 2022, 1:01 PM 8,125 Views 13 Comments

Home heating oil was up 83.8% in the year to September.

Live register figures increase in every county but Tipperary over 12 months
# CSO
# CSO

Live register figures increase in every county but Tipperary over 12 months

Oct 7th 2022, 3:28 PM 20,052 Views 8 Comments

The seasonally adjusted live register for September was 184,100 people – a decrease of 1,900 from the previous month.

Number of Ukrainians arriving in Ireland reaches 54,000
# Ukraine War
# Ukraine War

Number of Ukrainians arriving in Ireland reaches 54,000

Oct 3rd 2022, 3:12 PM 23,629 Views 53 Comments

The latest data from the CSO showed more than 1,000 people from Ukraine arrived in one week alone in September.

Population of Ireland aged 65 and over projected to double by 2051
# Ageing Population
# Ageing Population

Population of Ireland aged 65 and over projected to double by 2051

Sep 30th 2022, 4:43 PM 12,004 Views 19 Comments

The findings are contained in the newly launched Older Persons Information Hub.

Great Outdoors: Close to 30% of the public took up a new outdoor activity since the pandemic
# Great Outdoors
# Great Outdoors

Great Outdoors: Close to 30% of the public took up a new outdoor activity since the pandemic

Sep 28th 2022, 4:11 PM 7,260 Views 4 Comments

Of those, nearly half have taken on more than one new outdoor activity.

Property Price Index exceeds Celtic Tiger peak but growth slows in July
# Property Prices
# Property Prices

Property Price Index exceeds Celtic Tiger peak but growth slows in July

Sep 14th 2022, 11:42 AM 12,987 Views 18 Comments

Residential property prices increased by 13% in the year to July.

Annual inflation eases slightly from last month's 38-year high
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Annual inflation eases slightly from last month's 38-year high

Sep 8th 2022, 2:48 PM 6,705 Views 3 Comments

Home heating oil was up 72.9% in the year to August.

Employment at highest level in 24 years with over 2.5 million working
# CSO
# CSO

Employment at highest level in 24 years with over 2.5 million working

Aug 25th 2022, 3:28 PM 16,316 Views 39 Comments

This is the highest rate since the current series of records began in 1998.

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 30,817 Views 62 Comments

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

Four in five Ukrainian arrivals to Ireland are women and children
# Refugees
# Refugees

Four in five Ukrainian arrivals to Ireland are women and children

Aug 19th 2022, 1:30 PM 15,564 Views 44 Comments

The LEA with the highest rate of Ukrainians relative to its population is Ennistymon in Clare (7.2%)

Four in five Covid-19 deaths had at least three medical conditions involved
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Four in five Covid-19 deaths had at least three medical conditions involved

Aug 16th 2022, 12:49 PM 28,604 Views 37 Comments

Diseases of the respiratory system were reported in 5,279 (or 98%) of Covid-19 deaths.

Hundreds of thousands of Long Covid sufferers could cripple health service says Denis Naughten
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Hundreds of thousands of Long Covid sufferers could cripple health service says Denis Naughten

Aug 15th 2022, 4:16 PM 26,937 Views 17 Comments

Denis Naughten TD has called on Government to treat long Covid patients with the same urgency as the initial Covid-19 infections.

Detached houses use 82% more gas for heating than apartments, CSO finds
# Energy Use
# Energy Use

Detached houses use 82% more gas for heating than apartments, CSO finds

Aug 8th 2022, 2:16 PM 17,364 Views 41 Comments

The report found that homes with better energy ratings consume more gas than lower-rated dwellings.

‘Significant’ price hikes faced by Irish dairy, meat and grain producers
# Inflation
# Inflation

‘Significant’ price hikes faced by Irish dairy, meat and grain producers

Jul 22nd 2022, 3:29 PM 14,886 Views 6 Comments

Wholesale electricity prices also increased by 91% in 12 months, according to CSO figures.

Cost-of-living crisis: Inflation hits 9.1% to reach highest level in 38 years
# Consumer Price Index
# Consumer Price Index

Cost-of-living crisis: Inflation hits 9.1% to reach highest level in 38 years

Jul 14th 2022, 11:30 AM 27,378 Views 68 Comments

It’s the largest annual increase since 1984.

FactCheck: Are there 16 vacant homes for every homeless person in Ireland?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Are there 16 vacant homes for every homeless person in Ireland?

Jul 2nd 2022, 9:00 PM 31,390 Views 0 Comments

The claim was made by Cian O’Callaghan last week.

Safety concerns given as reason by women for not walking more, survey finds
# Safety
# Safety

Safety concerns given as reason by women for not walking more, survey finds

Jul 1st 2022, 6:11 PM 18,848 Views 38 Comments

The survey is the first on travel behaviour carried out by the CSO since the coronavirus pandemic.

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 24,846 Views 27 Comments

Vacant property levels have fallen 9% since 2016.

Census 2022: Initial results show population of Ireland at highest figure since 1841
# Population Boom
# Population Boom

Census 2022: Initial results show population of Ireland at highest figure since 1841

Jun 23rd 2022, 12:31 PM 29,260 Views 31 Comments

The housing stock increased by 6% since 2016, lagging behind a population growth of 7.6%

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

Public transport use approaches pre-pandemic levels

Jun 13th 2022, 3:45 PM 7,136 Views 0 Comments

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

Cost-of-living crisis: CSO says inflation is now at a 38-year high
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost-of-living crisis: CSO says inflation is now at a 38-year high

Jun 9th 2022, 3:30 PM 59,443 Views 45 Comments

It’s the largest annual increase since 1984, with fuel costs again driving the price spikes.

First early results from Census 2022 to be published this month
# Info
# Info

First early results from Census 2022 to be published this month

Jun 7th 2022, 12:53 PM 14,731 Views 15 Comments

It’s the first new set of population-wide data since the last census in 2016.

Overwhelming majority of Ukrainian arrivals to Ireland are women and children
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Overwhelming majority of Ukrainian arrivals to Ireland are women and children

May 27th 2022, 5:25 PM 13,411 Views 5 Comments

Only 14% of arrivals were men over the age of 19.

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 16,886 Views 18 Comments

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

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 13,293 Views 35 Comments

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

If your Census form hasn't been collected yet, you've been asked to post it back
# CSO
# CSO

If your Census form hasn't been collected yet, you've been asked to post it back

May 2nd 2022, 2:30 PM 25,334 Views 15 Comments

Returning Census forms by post is free of charge to the householder.

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.

House prices rose by over 15% nationwide in the last year
# House Prices
# House Prices

House prices rose by over 15% nationwide in the last year

Updated Apr 14th 2022, 3:14 PM 22,923 Views 35 Comments

The highest increases in house and apartment prices were seen outside Dublin.

Cost of living anxieties mount as inflation accelerates to 6.7% in March
# Consumer Prices
# Consumer Prices

Cost of living anxieties mount as inflation accelerates to 6.7% in March

Apr 7th 2022, 11:43 AM 8,666 Views 21 Comments

It represents the largest annual change in prices since November 2000.

Poll: Will you fill out the time capsule section of the census?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you fill out the time capsule section of the census?

Apr 1st 2022, 10:26 AM 43,574 Views 79 Comments

This year’s form will include an optional time capsule section to write a message to future generations.

The Explainer: What does the census do?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: What does the census do?

Mar 31st 2022, 11:00 AM 5,389 Views 7 Comments

Listen in to hear how the census works, and why it’s important.

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.

Cost-of-living crisis: Consumer prices up by 5.6%, the largest increase in 21 years
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost-of-living crisis: Consumer prices up by 5.6%, the largest increase in 21 years

Mar 10th 2022, 11:53 AM 10,153 Views 7 Comments

The last time the CPI was this was was in April 2001.

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 62,550 Views 11 Comments

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

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