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# cso - Friday 11 September, 2020

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 36,464 Views 27 Comments

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

# cso - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show
# Commuters
# Commuters

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show

Sep 9th 2020, 4:16 PM 22,013 Views 50 Comments

Those on lower salaries were also more likely to be in receipt of illness benefit.

# cso - Monday 31 August, 2020

Sharp spike in travel to and from Ireland in last month
# Travel
# Travel

Sharp spike in travel to and from Ireland in last month

Aug 31st 2020, 5:05 PM 50,709 Views 44 Comments

CSO data shows that travel in July was still significantly lower than in 2019.

# cso - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Parents say lockdown had a negative impact on learning of students due to sit the Leaving Cert next year
# Leaving Cert 2021
# Leaving Cert 2021

Parents say lockdown had a negative impact on learning of students due to sit the Leaving Cert next year

Aug 27th 2020, 10:23 PM 17,516 Views 16 Comments

The survey from the CSO gives an insight into parents concerns as the academic year begins.

# cso - Friday 14 August, 2020

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 28,602 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.

# cso - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

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 23,596 Views 84 Comments

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

# cso - Monday 27 July, 2020

Rail passenger numbers were hit harder than other public transport during lockdown
# Train Drain
# Train Drain

Rail passenger numbers were hit harder than other public transport during lockdown

Jul 27th 2020, 2:13 PM 8,766 Views 15 Comments

Passenger journeys on rail services dropped to a low of 24,000 a week at the start of April.

# cso - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Less than half of people in Ireland have confidence in justice system, CSO figures show
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Less than half of people in Ireland have confidence in justice system, CSO figures show

Jul 8th 2020, 9:44 PM 15,151 Views 59 Comments

The Central Statistics Office published the results of its most recent Crime and Victimisation survey today.

# cso - Thursday 25 June, 2020

A fifth of people say they're 'very uncomfortable' about idea of going to the pub, CSO survey finds
# Phase Three
# Phase Three

A fifth of people say they're 'very uncomfortable' about idea of going to the pub, CSO survey finds

Jun 25th 2020, 3:48 PM 17,660 Views 45 Comments

Pubs and bars are set to reopen as restaurants in Ireland on Monday after being closed since March.

# cso - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

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 9,455 Views 5 Comments

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

# cso - Thursday 18 June, 2020

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014
# Crime
# Crime

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014

Jun 18th 2020, 1:55 PM 5,011 Views 7 Comments

However, drug and fraud offences increased.

# cso - Friday 12 June, 2020

Debunked: It's false to claim that fewer than 100 people have died directly from Covid-19
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: It's false to claim that fewer than 100 people have died directly from Covid-19

Jun 12th 2020, 4:16 PM 1,928 Views 2 Comments

Over 1,600 people with Covid-19 have died in Ireland.

# cso - Thursday 11 June, 2020

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 10,111 Views 8 Comments

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

# cso - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Half of under-24s in Ireland are unemployed, CSO figures suggest
# Covid-19 PUP
# Covid-19 PUP

Half of under-24s in Ireland are unemployed, CSO figures suggest

Jun 3rd 2020, 7:20 PM 16,901 Views 21 Comments

If all claimants of the Covid-19 PUP payment are included, 26.1% of the Irish workforce are unemployed.

# cso - Monday 1 June, 2020

The CSO wants people to 'tell Ireland’s story' of Covid-19
# Real Life Experiences
# Real Life Experiences

The CSO wants people to 'tell Ireland’s story' of Covid-19

Jun 1st 2020, 6:30 AM 17,995 Views 23 Comments

The work of the country’s census office has been hampered by the pandemic.

# cso - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'Unprecedent collapse' in overseas visitors as air and sea travel fall 99% in April
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'Unprecedent collapse' in overseas visitors as air and sea travel fall 99% in April

May 27th 2020, 1:55 PM 15,333 Views 31 Comments

Just 16,100 people arrived in Ireland last month, according to the CSO.

# cso - Friday 22 May, 2020

Over-65s account for 90% of coronavirus deaths recorded in Ireland
# CSO
# CSO

Over-65s account for 90% of coronavirus deaths recorded in Ireland

May 22nd 2020, 2:07 PM 35,349 Views 91 Comments

At its peak, there were 270 Covid-19 related deaths in the week ending 17 April.

# cso - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Covid-19 brought major changes to labour market by end of first quarter, CSO stats show
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 brought major changes to labour market by end of first quarter, CSO stats show

May 21st 2020, 4:49 PM 9,603 Views 5 Comments

Employment levels were down to 1.75 million people by the end of April.

# cso - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Over a third of women and a quarter of men feel 'downhearted and depressed' due to Covid-19 crisis
# Life In A Pandemic
# Life In A Pandemic

Over a third of women and a quarter of men feel 'downhearted and depressed' due to Covid-19 crisis

May 19th 2020, 5:52 PM 16,518 Views 36 Comments

The impact of Covid-19 appeared to be worse for women than men in a number of areas.

# cso - Friday 15 May, 2020

Children suspected in 1 out of every 5 cases of criminal sexual violence
# Violent Crime
# Violent Crime

Children suspected in 1 out of every 5 cases of criminal sexual violence

May 15th 2020, 2:17 PM 13,375 Views 7 Comments

New figures on serious crime published today by the Central Statistics Office.

# cso - Friday 8 May, 2020

CSO figures reveal significant drop in number of people satisfied with life
# Happiness
# Happiness

CSO figures reveal significant drop in number of people satisfied with life

May 8th 2020, 9:41 PM 21,806 Views 35 Comments

The figures also show an increase in alcohol use and smoking, as well as a feeling of loneliness.

# cso - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

What days and months were the most popular for weddings? Crunching the numbers in Ireland last year
# Tie The Knot
# Tie The Knot

What days and months were the most popular for weddings? Crunching the numbers in Ireland last year

Apr 28th 2020, 5:26 PM 23,002 Views 5 Comments

The CSO today published statistics on marriages in Ireland in 2019.

# cso - Friday 28 February, 2020

Here's what the most popular baby names were in Ireland last year
# What's In A Name?
# What's In A Name?

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

Feb 28th 2020, 12:30 PM 111,969 Views 49 Comments

Jack and Emily are on top again.

# cso - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Ireland 2019: Fewer spuds, more cows...more baby Theodores than you may have expected
# Facts And Figures
# Facts And Figures

Ireland 2019: Fewer spuds, more cows...more baby Theodores than you may have expected

Jan 8th 2020, 5:40 PM 22,484 Views 17 Comments

The most popular first names remain Jack and Emily.

# cso - Monday 23 December, 2019

FactCheck: Has car insurance really gotten cheaper since 2016?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Has car insurance really gotten cheaper since 2016?

Dec 23rd 2019, 8:00 AM 21,609 Views 40 Comments

The Taoiseach has claimed the price of insurance is going down – but is he right?

# cso - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Fraud offences increase by a third while sexual assaults and drug offences also on the rise, figures show
# Crime
# Crime

Fraud offences increase by a third while sexual assaults and drug offences also on the rise, figures show

Dec 18th 2019, 12:53 PM 7,054 Views 15 Comments

Homicide and burglary offences have fallen in the past 12 months.

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 10,597 Views 16 Comments

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

# cso - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

'Those who are committing sexual offences aren't being properly held to account'
# Sexual Offences
# Sexual Offences

'Those who are committing sexual offences aren't being properly held to account'

Dec 4th 2019, 6:05 AM 8,753 Views 6 Comments

Only 11% of sexual offences reported last year were detected by gardaí.

# cso - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Almost 90% of sexual offences reported in 2018 not solved by gardaí
# Crime Statistics
# Crime Statistics

Almost 90% of sexual offences reported in 2018 not solved by gardaí

Dec 3rd 2019, 12:37 PM 8,458 Views 18 Comments

The CSO has published new data on the detection of crime last year.

# cso - Thursday 28 November, 2019

The average household disposable income is now €51,458, according to the CSO
# LIFE IN IRELAND
# LIFE IN IRELAND

The average household disposable income is now €51,458, according to the CSO

Nov 28th 2019, 3:28 PM 38,909 Views 62 Comments

Society of St Vincent de Paul welcomed the fall in consistent poverty but said the downward trend will be reversed due to the failure of budget 2020.

# cso - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

The CSO has measured how far Irish people live from schools, bus stops and GPs
# Facilities
# Facilities

The CSO has measured how far Irish people live from schools, bus stops and GPs

Nov 27th 2019, 9:35 PM 15,043 Views 14 Comments

There is a large difference in distances between rural and urban settings for all services.

# cso - Monday 25 November, 2019

Minister writes to Grealish asking him to clarify 'apparent ethnic basis' of Nigerian money statement
# Remittances
# Remittances

Minister writes to Grealish asking him to clarify 'apparent ethnic basis' of Nigerian money statement

Nov 25th 2019, 12:17 PM 15,025 Views 51 Comments

The Galway West TD singled out Nigeria while raising questions in the Dáil about money being sent out of Ireland.

# cso - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Ireland's 20-year-olds are stressed, living with their parents and worried about housing
# Growing Up In Ireland
# Growing Up In Ireland

Ireland's 20-year-olds are stressed, living with their parents and worried about housing

Nov 21st 2019, 6:20 AM 27,983 Views 45 Comments

Financial security and a good job were their priorities for the next 10 years, according to the Growing Up In Ireland report.

'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 12,163 Views 82 Comments

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

# cso - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Irish house prices stabilise as househunters show 'nervousness' ahead of Brexit
# Housing
# Housing

Irish house prices stabilise as househunters show 'nervousness' ahead of Brexit

Oct 10th 2019, 10:28 PM 21,268 Views 13 Comments

New CSO figures for August show that property price growth is continuing to slow.

# cso - Friday 27 September, 2019

Fraud and drug offences on the up, but number of murders decreases
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Fraud and drug offences on the up, but number of murders decreases

Sep 27th 2019, 3:21 PM 6,801 Views 4 Comments

The CSO has released the latest statistics of crimes recorded by gardaí.

# cso - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Ireland's population has risen this year, but more Irish people are leaving than returning
# Nearly 5 Million
# Nearly 5 Million

Ireland's population has risen this year, but more Irish people are leaving than returning

Aug 27th 2019, 4:22 PM 73,149 Views 131 Comments

Over 4.9 million people now live in the country.

# cso - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Irish property prices show slowest increase in six years
# Housing
# Housing

Irish property prices show slowest increase in six years

Aug 14th 2019, 3:28 PM 22,764 Views 50 Comments

The latest figures from June show Irish property price growth is slowing.

# cso - 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 37,254 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.

# cso - Monday 8 July, 2019

Hybrid and electric car sales increase by 68.5% so far this year
# CSO
# CSO

Hybrid and electric car sales increase by 68.5% so far this year

Jul 8th 2019, 10:46 PM 22,285 Views 74 Comments

Wicklow’s electric car sales jumped massively, while Longford’s hybrid car licencing jumped by almost 15%.