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# cso - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Over 3,500 new homes built in first three months of 2018
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Over 3,500 new homes built in first three months of 2018

Jun 14th 2018, 11:21 AM 12,617 Views 44 Comments

The CSO said it is using new methods to collate the data.

# cso - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Irish house prices increased 13% in twelve months, the fastest rate in Europe
# All The Money
# All The Money

Irish house prices increased 13% in twelve months, the fastest rate in Europe

Jun 13th 2018, 3:00 PM 15,196 Views 47 Comments

Dublin residential property prices have increased 90% from their February 2012 low.

# cso - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Number of Roman Catholic marriages reducing but it's still the most popular type of ceremony
# Rise In Humanism
# Rise In Humanism

Number of Roman Catholic marriages reducing but it's still the most popular type of ceremony

Mar 29th 2018, 5:31 PM 20,602 Views 97 Comments

The average age of grooms in Ireland is 36, while the average age of brides is 34.

# cso - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Number of recorded rapes leaped nearly 30% last year amid spike in sexual offences
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Number of recorded rapes leaped nearly 30% last year amid spike in sexual offences

Mar 28th 2018, 7:06 PM 25,922 Views 30 Comments

Rape Crisis Network Ireland said the figures are only the “tip of the iceberg”.

Homicides increase by nearly 20% after review finds gardaí inaccurately recorded all types of crime
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Homicides increase by nearly 20% after review finds gardaí inaccurately recorded all types of crime

Mar 28th 2018, 12:00 PM 11,407 Views 69 Comments

234 homicides between 2003 and 2016 weren’t recorded properly by the gardaí.

The CSO will publish crime statistics for the first time in almost a year later today
# Missing Figures
# Missing Figures

The CSO will publish crime statistics for the first time in almost a year later today

Mar 28th 2018, 7:40 AM 9,409 Views 23 Comments

The stats will be published in a new “Under Reservation” category to indicate that the source of the data is not reliable.

# cso - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Property prices rise by 12.5% nationally
# CSO
# CSO

Property prices rise by 12.5% nationally

Mar 14th 2018, 10:58 PM 16,375 Views 45 Comments

The west region showed the greatest price growth, with house prices increasing by 17.2% in the year to January.

# cso - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

TV, sport and music had some amount of impact on Irish baby names through the years
# Baby Names
From The Daily Edge
# Baby Names

TV, sport and music had some amount of impact on Irish baby names through the years

Mar 7th 2018, 5:48 PM 5,607 Views 2 Comments

Did you know that there were 39 Rihanna’s were registered in Ireland in 2009?

# cso - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 28th 2018, 11:08 AM 199,928 Views 14 Comments

The usual suspects feature in top five.

# cso - Friday 23 February, 2018

Heart disease and cancer are the most common causes of death in Ireland
# Snapshot Of Ireland
# Snapshot Of Ireland

Heart disease and cancer are the most common causes of death in Ireland

Feb 23rd 2018, 2:16 PM 16,150 Views 15 Comments

Here are the latest statistics on births, deaths and marriages.

# cso - Monday 29 January, 2018

Policing Authority to question garda commissioner about missing homicide figures
# Missing Figures
# Missing Figures

Policing Authority to question garda commissioner about missing homicide figures

Jan 29th 2018, 1:51 PM 10,265 Views 24 Comments

The review was due to be published last June.

# cso - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Even the winter can't cool down the rapid growth in property prices
# Red Hot
# Red Hot

Even the winter can't cool down the rapid growth in property prices

Jan 11th 2018, 3:15 PM 23,466 Views 77 Comments

Prices were up by 11.6% over the year to November.

Has Ireland become a better place to live in recent years? Unpicking the 'Wellbeing of the Nation'
# CSO
# CSO

Has Ireland become a better place to live in recent years? Unpicking the 'Wellbeing of the Nation'

Jan 11th 2018, 6:00 AM 11,157 Views 25 Comments

The CSO says that the release of its survey yesterday is just the beginning in attempts to chart the wellbeing of the Irish nation.

# cso - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Here's what the wellbeing of Ireland looks like right now
# Census
# Census

Here's what the wellbeing of Ireland looks like right now

Jan 10th 2018, 3:38 PM 23,174 Views 23 Comments

The average annual earnings in 2016 were €36,919 per person.

# cso - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Over 107,000 foreign nationals were given a PPS Number in 2016, a significant rise on the year before
# CSO
# CSO

Over 107,000 foreign nationals were given a PPS Number in 2016, a significant rise on the year before

Dec 19th 2017, 6:15 AM 12,716 Views 100 Comments

The latest report from the Central Statistics Office looked into the number of PPSN allocations to foreign nationals over the past six years – from 2011 to 2016.

# cso - Thursday 14 December, 2017

The most common jobs in Ireland are in sales, retail and farming
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

The most common jobs in Ireland are in sales, retail and farming

Dec 14th 2017, 12:40 PM 49,290 Views 31 Comments

Over two million people were working at the time of the Census last year.

# cso - Monday 11 December, 2017

How popular is your name? This handy app from the CSO will help you find out
# Baby Names
# Baby Names

How popular is your name? This handy app from the CSO will help you find out

Dec 11th 2017, 1:02 PM 88,164 Views 51 Comments

With information from 1964 to 2016, users can follow the popularity of any name.

# cso - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Just 6.3% of Gaeilgeoirí speak Irish on a weekly basis
# Gaeilge
# Gaeilge

Just 6.3% of Gaeilgeoirí speak Irish on a weekly basis

Nov 23rd 2017, 1:31 PM 13,296 Views 86 Comments

Census figures have revealed where the most Irish speakers are in the country.

# cso - Friday 10 November, 2017

Ireland has only recovered by 41% from the recession
# Are We There Yet
# Are We There Yet

Ireland has only recovered by 41% from the recession

Nov 10th 2017, 6:10 AM 42,266 Views 87 Comments

The 2016 Deprivation Index, which is deemed to be a more detailed view of how the economy is performing, was published yesterday.

# cso - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Small towns 'hit hardest' in the past 10 years, Dublin least affected
# Keep The Recovery Going
# Keep The Recovery Going

Small towns 'hit hardest' in the past 10 years, Dublin least affected

Nov 9th 2017, 9:21 AM 16,026 Views 47 Comments

Census figures have revealed the most affluent and deprived areas across the country.

# cso - Friday 3 November, 2017

Jobseekers reminded they can take up Christmas work without losing entitlements
# Tis The Seasonal Work
# Tis The Seasonal Work

Jobseekers reminded they can take up Christmas work without losing entitlements

Nov 3rd 2017, 1:19 PM 21,574 Views 77 Comments

Businesses are being urged to hire people on the Live Register.

'It can be quite lonely and isolating for them': There are 3,800 carers under the age of 15 in Ireland
# Young Carers
# Young Carers

'It can be quite lonely and isolating for them': There are 3,800 carers under the age of 15 in Ireland

Nov 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 10,680 Views 8 Comments

The CSO released the latest profile from Census 2016 focusing on health disability and carers in Ireland.

# cso - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Dublin City has the highest percentage of unhealthy people in Ireland
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

Dublin City has the highest percentage of unhealthy people in Ireland

Nov 2nd 2017, 3:32 PM 14,559 Views 54 Comments

Just 82.8% of people in Dublin City said their health was good.

# cso - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

The average age for a mother to give birth in Ireland is 32.5 years old
# The Irish Family
# The Irish Family

The average age for a mother to give birth in Ireland is 32.5 years old

Nov 1st 2017, 10:53 AM 21,208 Views 42 Comments

The number of teenage mothers has fallen by 50% between 2005 and 2015.

# cso - Friday 20 October, 2017

Most popular birthday? Most popular car? Dearest place to live? CSO publishes annual yearbook
# All The Stats
# All The Stats

Most popular birthday? Most popular car? Dearest place to live? CSO publishes annual yearbook

Oct 20th 2017, 12:46 PM 44,726 Views 28 Comments

The CSO published the yearbook to coincide with World Statistics Day.

# cso - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

More Irish women than men have third-level qualifications
# CSO
# CSO

More Irish women than men have third-level qualifications

Oct 18th 2017, 12:19 PM 14,072 Views 89 Comments

Women represented 52.2% of all third-level graduates in Ireland in 2016.

# cso - Friday 8 September, 2017

Vacant houses: Varadkar says that council staff are casting doubt on official CSO stats
# Housing Summit
# Housing Summit

Vacant houses: Varadkar says that council staff are casting doubt on official CSO stats

Sep 8th 2017, 1:51 PM 16,382 Views 95 Comments

Questioned over whether a vacant housing tax would be introduced, Varadkar said that it was being considered.

# cso - Thursday 31 August, 2017

There's been a 31% increase in work commutes that are over an hour long
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

There's been a 31% increase in work commutes that are over an hour long

Aug 31st 2017, 2:20 PM 11,851 Views 61 Comments

Driving remains the most popular way to get to work, but there’s been a significant increase in the number of cyclists too.

# cso - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'It is a worry': Tourism Ireland concerned about the fall-off in tourists visiting Ireland in July

'It is a worry': Tourism Ireland concerned about the fall-off in tourists visiting Ireland in July

Aug 29th 2017, 3:45 PM 18,978 Views 73 Comments

While there has been a 3.8% boost in overall overseas visitors this year, there was a decline in tourist numbers last month.

# cso - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

More Americans visiting Ireland but British tourists are keeping away
# Holidays
# Holidays

More Americans visiting Ireland but British tourists are keeping away

Aug 9th 2017, 12:11 PM 17,224 Views 39 Comments

Tourism Ireland said the decline in sterling has made holidays and short breaks here more expensive for British visitors.

# cso - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Only one Irish county has an average house price under €100,000
# Property Price Index
# Property Price Index

Only one Irish county has an average house price under €100,000

Jul 11th 2017, 1:04 PM 38,165 Views 32 Comments

The CSO’s property price index shows that house prices have risen sharply in the past year.

# cso - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

We're having another census in 2021
# Population Count
# Population Count

We're having another census in 2021

Jul 5th 2017, 6:02 PM 13,455 Views 62 Comments

The last census was held in April of 2016.

# cso - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Eight people could be brought to court over a refusal to fill in their census form
# Come To Your Census
# Come To Your Census

Eight people could be brought to court over a refusal to fill in their census form

Jun 28th 2017, 8:28 AM 23,126 Views 85 Comments

They could be fined up to €44,000.

# cso - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Every week, the average Irish household spends €845. Here's where the money goes
# Splashing The Cash
# Splashing The Cash

Every week, the average Irish household spends €845. Here's where the money goes

Jun 21st 2017, 5:40 PM 106,586 Views 64 Comments

The CSO has published its Household Budget Survey 2015/16, providing a breakdown of spending across the country.

# cso - Thursday 15 June, 2017

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected
# Census
# Census

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected

Jun 15th 2017, 11:02 AM 66,219 Views 83 Comments

Meanwhile, the number of women looking after the home or family has continued to decline.

# cso - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

There are only three Irish counties where the average house price is under €100,000
# Bargain
# Bargain

There are only three Irish counties where the average house price is under €100,000

Jun 7th 2017, 3:05 PM 88,556 Views 72 Comments

The CSO’s property price index shows that house prices have risen sharply in the past year.

Cycling to work is only healthy if the government makes it safe, new study says
# Bike To Work
# Bike To Work

Cycling to work is only healthy if the government makes it safe, new study says

Jun 7th 2017, 12:00 PM 12,637 Views 69 Comments

For male cyclists between the ages of 20 and 29, the negative impacts of cycling outweigh the positive, according to the study.

# cso - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Muhammad, Willow and Matilda are the highest-climbing baby names in Ireland
# What's In A Name
# What's In A Name

Muhammad, Willow and Matilda are the highest-climbing baby names in Ireland

May 31st 2017, 12:30 PM 27,430 Views 75 Comments

The surname Murphy accounted for over 1.1% (697 births) while Kelly accounts for 0.9% or 598 births.

# cso - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

'It makes no sense': The HSE does not record the number of suicides at hospitals
# Died By Suicide
# Died By Suicide

'It makes no sense': The HSE does not record the number of suicides at hospitals

May 30th 2017, 3:40 PM 14,093 Views 46 Comments

Sinn Féin TD Pat Buckley wants the HSE to keep a record of all those who die by suicide in Irish hospitals.

# cso - Friday 12 May, 2017

These are the most expensive places to buy a home outside Dublin by Eircode
# Postcode Lottery
# Postcode Lottery

These are the most expensive places to buy a home outside Dublin by Eircode

May 12th 2017, 3:34 PM 64,744 Views 29 Comments

The CSO’s latest residential property price index shows an annual increase of 9.6% in the cost of homes in Ireland.