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# cso - Monday 6 December, 2021

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

Mon 1:44 PM 8,568 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.

# cso - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Figures show major growth in trade between Ireland and Northern Ireland
# Imports
# Imports

Figures show major growth in trade between Ireland and Northern Ireland

Nov 17th 2021, 11:02 PM 21,681 Views 24 Comments

Imports from Northern Ireland reached €2.8 billion in the first nine months of 2021.

Oldest and youngest tenants pay the most of their take-home pay in rent
# CSO
# CSO

Oldest and youngest tenants pay the most of their take-home pay in rent

Nov 17th 2021, 1:41 PM 16,014 Views 14 Comments

Half the country’s landlords had a rental income of less than €10,000 in 2019, according to new research.

# cso - Thursday 11 November, 2021

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 21,578 Views 47 Comments

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

# cso - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

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 15,215 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.

# cso - Monday 1 November, 2021

29% of Irish households support traffic restrictions in polluted cities - CSO
# Environment
# Environment

29% of Irish households support traffic restrictions in polluted cities - CSO

Nov 1st 2021, 7:34 PM 11,937 Views 36 Comments

Recent polling from Ireland Thinks indicated that 36% of people are in favour of congestion charges in Irish cities.

# cso - Thursday 28 October, 2021

Construction workers have the lowest Covid vaccine uptake in the country
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Construction workers have the lowest Covid vaccine uptake in the country

Oct 28th 2021, 6:00 PM 32,063 Views 58 Comments

Data released by the stats body found that just 75% of construction workers have had their jabs.

# cso - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Property prices rise almost 11% in a single year, CSO figures show
# House Prices
# House Prices

Property prices rise almost 11% in a single year, CSO figures show

Oct 14th 2021, 12:45 PM 13,949 Views 30 Comments

Today’s figures represent the largest annual change in prices since June 2018.

# cso - Friday 1 October, 2021

Shop workers were the most likely to catch Covid-19 in the most recent two waves of the pandemic
# Shops
# Shops

Shop workers were the most likely to catch Covid-19 in the most recent two waves of the pandemic

Oct 1st 2021, 2:51 PM 16,819 Views 20 Comments

Retail assistants, cashiers and checkout operators were the workers most likely to contract the virus in the second and third waves.

# cso - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Number of fraud incidents recorded by gardaí rises by 40% in past year
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Number of fraud incidents recorded by gardaí rises by 40% in past year

Sep 29th 2021, 4:21 PM 6,472 Views 5 Comments

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) has today published the latest recorded crime statistics.

# cso - Thursday 9 September, 2021

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 15,340 Views 20 Comments

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

# cso - Friday 3 September, 2021

More than 1.36 million people have received Covid-19 income support, new data shows
# CSO
# CSO

More than 1.36 million people have received Covid-19 income support, new data shows

Sep 3rd 2021, 1:04 PM 5,451 Views 8 Comments

The CSO has published a snapshot of the impact of Covid-19 on Ireland based on its statistics.

# cso - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Ireland’s population has topped five million, reaching highest level since 1851
# CSO
# CSO

Ireland’s population has topped five million, reaching highest level since 1851

Aug 31st 2021, 12:13 PM 50,862 Views 54 Comments

That’s according to data published by the Central Statistics Office today.

# cso - Monday 30 August, 2021

July boost for overseas travel but pandemic continues to have a 'dramatic impact', says CSO
# Foreign Travel
# Foreign Travel

July boost for overseas travel but pandemic continues to have a 'dramatic impact', says CSO

Aug 30th 2021, 11:40 AM 14,063 Views 4 Comments

For every passenger who arrived in or departed from Ireland in July, there were five pre-pandemic.

# cso - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

Number of fatalities on Irish roads in first seven months of year down compared with last year
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Number of fatalities on Irish roads in first seven months of year down compared with last year

Aug 11th 2021, 3:20 PM 8,295 Views 4 Comments

There were 75 fatalities between January and July, compared with 81 in the same period in 2020.

# cso - Monday 12 July, 2021

'The pace of change is too slow': Women now make up 13% of CEOs at big companies in Ireland
# Women In Business
# Women In Business

'The pace of change is too slow': Women now make up 13% of CEOs at big companies in Ireland

Jul 12th 2021, 6:07 PM 11,799 Views 31 Comments

The CSO found that small gains have been made in female representation at big companies in Ireland over the past two years.

# cso - Thursday 8 July, 2021

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 46,211 Views 63 Comments

90% of adults who live with their parents agree.

# cso - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Travel abroad jumped by 23% last month as 85,000 travel from Ireland overseas
# CSO
# CSO

Travel abroad jumped by 23% last month as 85,000 travel from Ireland overseas

Jun 29th 2021, 2:20 PM 15,606 Views 11 Comments

The number of departures from April to May increased by a third.

# cso - Friday 25 June, 2021

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 13,915 Views 46 Comments

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

# cso - Thursday 17 June, 2021

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 4,377 Views 10 Comments

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

# cso - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

House prices continue to rise with 4.5% annual increase in April - CSO
# CSO
# CSO

House prices continue to rise with 4.5% annual increase in April - CSO

Jun 16th 2021, 5:11 PM 12,126 Views 15 Comments

As demand in the housing market continues to grow prices rose in Dublin by 3.5% and by 5.4% outside of Dublin.

# cso - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

Seven in 10 Irish residents to take staycation before November, new research shows
# Holiday At Home
# Holiday At Home

Seven in 10 Irish residents to take staycation before November, new research shows

Jun 9th 2021, 10:02 PM 16,316 Views 68 Comments

The south-west region of the country is the most popular destination for Irish residents.

Number of people receiving PUP dips below 300,000 for the first time this year
# PUP
# PUP

Number of people receiving PUP dips below 300,000 for the first time this year

Jun 9th 2021, 12:09 PM 8,022 Views 5 Comments

This is the lowest number of people in receipt of the PUP since December.

# cso - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

'A distorted perspective': How anti-lockdown groups are using data to downplay the impact of Covid-19
# Mortality Misinfo
# Mortality Misinfo

'A distorted perspective': How anti-lockdown groups are using data to downplay the impact of Covid-19

Jun 8th 2021, 12:05 AM 25,729 Views 0 Comments
  • Anti-lockdown accounts on social media often leave out important context or misconstrue data to argue that the pandemic is not real.
  • A disinformation professor at DCU says online misinformation often draws on "a grain of truth" - and then distorts it.
  • Lauren Boland breaks down the official statistics and how you can find the facts.

# cso - Monday 31 May, 2021

Overseas travel in April almost four times higher than same month last year
# Going Abroad
# Going Abroad

Overseas travel in April almost four times higher than same month last year

May 31st 2021, 3:23 PM 14,257 Views 12 Comments

Numbers remain significantly below what they were prior to the pandemic.

# cso - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Housing crisis: Taoiseach under pressure in Dáil as CSO data shows price of a home rose by 4% in 12 months
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Housing crisis: Taoiseach under pressure in Dáil as CSO data shows price of a home rose by 4% in 12 months

Updated May 12th 2021, 1:36 PM 23,215 Views 65 Comments
  • The CSO says prices have risen 3.7% nationally over 12 months
  • Blackrock 'most expensive' Eircode with €615,000 median price
  • Taoiseach says government has pledged "unprecedented funding" for residential construction

# cso - Saturday 1 May, 2021

CSO analysis of RIP.ie data finds 'pronounced increases' in excess deaths during 3 months
# Stats That
# Stats That

CSO analysis of RIP.ie data finds 'pronounced increases' in excess deaths during 3 months

May 1st 2021, 11:50 AM 43,015 Views 51 Comments

The CSO is using death notice figures on RIP.ie on an experimental basis to track excess deaths.

# cso - Monday 26 April, 2021

Victims and offenders in 20% of sexual violence cases aged under 18 - CSO
# Crime Figures
# Crime Figures

Victims and offenders in 20% of sexual violence cases aged under 18 - CSO

Apr 26th 2021, 2:15 PM 4,949 Views 0 Comments

Almost all offenders in cases of sexual violence reported in 2019 were men, Central Statistics Office data showed.

# cso - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Prices for homes outside Dublin soar amid new pandemic-prompted working arrangements
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Prices for homes outside Dublin soar amid new pandemic-prompted working arrangements

Apr 15th 2021, 4:34 PM 33,904 Views 31 Comments

Outside Dublin, house prices were up by 4.3% and apartment prices up by 9.6%.

# cso - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

CSO figures show a 91% drop in Irish air passenger numbers by the end of 2020
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

CSO figures show a 91% drop in Irish air passenger numbers by the end of 2020

Apr 14th 2021, 1:11 PM 6,251 Views 14 Comments

All routes in and out of Ireland saw a drop of 91% at the end of 2020.

# cso - Monday 29 March, 2021

Sharp decline in recorded crime rates in 2020 amid pandemic
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Sharp decline in recorded crime rates in 2020 amid pandemic

Mar 29th 2021, 2:02 PM 7,518 Views 12 Comments

The biggest drop was in burglary and related offences, falling by over a third in 2020 compared to the previous year.

# cso - Friday 26 March, 2021

Number of Covid-19 cases among over-65s drops by half as vaccine takes effect
# CSO
# CSO

Number of Covid-19 cases among over-65s drops by half as vaccine takes effect

Mar 26th 2021, 2:38 PM 14,970 Views 21 Comments

The percentage of cases among that age group fell from 18% in January to 9% in March, figures show.

# cso - Thursday 18 March, 2021

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 43,770 Views 29 Comments

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

# cso - Friday 5 March, 2021

Ireland’s economy grew by 3.4% last year despite Covid-19 restrictions
# CSO
# CSO

Ireland’s economy grew by 3.4% last year despite Covid-19 restrictions

Mar 5th 2021, 1:48 PM 20,090 Views 73 Comments

The CSO said that growth continued in the more globalised sectors with industry showing a 15% upturn.

# cso - Monday 1 March, 2021

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 16,905 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.

# cso - Friday 26 February, 2021

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 9,935 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 114,750 Views 27 Comments

There’s a new number one for girls.

# cso - Thursday 25 February, 2021

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 18,481 Views 84 Comments

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

# cso - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Low-income families faced losing up to 30% of earnings without lockdown supports, CSO says
# PUP
# PUP

Low-income families faced losing up to 30% of earnings without lockdown supports, CSO says

Feb 23rd 2021, 1:37 PM 10,535 Views 17 Comments

A new CSO report says that supports such as the PUP prevented significant falls in household income.

# cso - Friday 12 February, 2021

House and apartment prices increased by 2.2% nationally over course of 2020
# Cso Stats
# Cso Stats

House and apartment prices increased by 2.2% nationally over course of 2020

Feb 12th 2021, 3:45 PM 15,269 Views 23 Comments

Households paid an average price of €297,043 for a dwelling in the 12 months to December 2020.

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