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# cso - Thursday 14 July, 2016

People out on bail committed over 250,000 crimes in the past 10 years

CSO figures show that almost 26,000 crimes were committed by people out on bail last year alone.

# cso - Monday 11 July, 2016

Britain is not Ireland's most lucrative EU trading partner - Belgium is

Exports to Britain in 2015 accounted for €13.7 billion but the Belgian market was worth €14.5 billion.

# cso - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Residential property prices are up almost 7% compared to a year ago CSO

Residential property prices are up almost 7% compared to a year ago

Property prices in Dublin 4.8% higher but still 32.8% lower than in early 2007

There has been an increase in sexual assaults and a decrease in burglaries

There were more than 10,000 fewer burglary and theft-related offences in the 12 months to March 2016.

# cso - Monday 30 May, 2016

The number of young people with pensions has fallen dramatically since the recession

Figures released by the Central Statistics Office show decrease in pension for majority of workers.

# cso - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

It still isn't too late to hand back your census form, but you'll have to post it

The CSO is issuing one last appeal for public to turn in the forms.

# cso - Saturday 14 May, 2016

People are being urged to open the door to census form collectors this weekend

Enumerators are having trouble accessing apartments and homes in Dublin’s inner city.

# cso - Monday 9 May, 2016

Irish households are the third most indebted in the EU

The Central Bank says this ranking is in spite of a significant decline in the ratio of household debt to disposable income.

# cso - Sunday 24 April, 2016

# cso - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Census will go to extra lengths to leave nobody uncounted

Special provisions have been put in place to ensure rough sleepers and those in emergency accommodation are counted.

# cso - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Haven't got a census form yet? You need to get on to your enumerator, pronto

Haven't got a census form yet? You need to get on to your enumerator, pronto

It’s everyone’s legal obligation to make sure they’re included, the CSO is warning.

# cso - Friday 15 April, 2016

There were almost two same-sex marriages for every day it was legal last year

CSO figures also show that the average age of brides and grooms is the highest ever recorded.

# cso - Friday 8 April, 2016

Census forms haven't been getting to apartment blocks and the CSO is worried

The forms have to be hand-delivered by enumerators.

# cso - Thursday 31 March, 2016

There were 25% more kidnappings in Ireland last year, but what does it mean?

Not all kidnappings involve hostages or demands for money.

# cso - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

We must be doing something right - trips by foreigners to Irish shores are up in a big, big way

The tourism industry here is booming, and a lot more Irish people are heading abroad as well.

Big rise in kidnapping, murder threats and sexual offences

But there’s been a massive drop in the number of murders, according to new crime statistics.

# cso - Saturday 26 March, 2016

'What is your religion?' People are being urged to think hard about that come census night

'What is your religion?' People are being urged to think hard about that come census night

The Humanists Association of Ireland want people to consider how they really feel.

# cso - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

# cso - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Fascinating statistics compare modern-day Ireland to the country in 1916

Births, deaths, marriages … and the most popular baby names.

# cso - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Live Register: 35,000 fewer people signed on since last year

The number has dropped by almost 30% from its August 2011 peak.

# cso - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Registration for census jobs closes after just four hours due to demand

By 1pm today the number had already reached 16,000.

# cso - Monday 4 January, 2016

6 things you didn't know about this year's census

We’ve broken it down into facts and figures.

High demand expected for census jobs - get your application in early

The recruitment process starts tomorrow.

# cso - Friday 18 December, 2015

There were almost 30,000 burglaries in Ireland in the first nine months of 2015

It’s not all bad news however, murder offences have fallen by almost a third.

# cso - Monday 14 December, 2015

Nearly half of released prisoners reoffend within three years

Study finds most prisoners are convicted of new offences within months of their release.

# cso - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Fancy counting for cash? Ten weeks part-time work could earn you €2,400

The CSO is looking for census enumerators.

# cso - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Ireland's missing people: The numbers behind the heartbreak

We’ve been examining the stats behind the thousands of missing persons reports made in Ireland.

# cso - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Property prices outside Dublin are playing catch-up... fast

National price rises are way above sustainable levels.

# cso - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

This is why Joan Burton is hailing a 'landmark moment' in Ireland's recovery

Just don’t mention the regional unemployment.

# cso - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge 12 top Irish surnames and how they're spread across the world It's So Lonely...

12 top Irish surnames and how they're spread across the world

McCarthys, Ryans, O’Sullivans…

# cso - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Houses are becoming less and less affordable... again

But don’t worry, property prices are still well below the boom time peak

# cso - Saturday 24 October, 2015

# cso - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Should we cut welfare for the middle-class?

That’s what a new right-wing think tank want.

# cso - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Are you an expert on the Internet of Things? Accenture is hiring 200 people in Dublin

The company is opening a ‘Centre for Innovation’ in the capital.

# cso - Monday 28 September, 2015

Murders are down, but sexual assaults and poisonings are on the rise

The latest crime statistics also show a rise in burglaries and fraud.

# cso - Friday 18 September, 2015

The economy may be on the up, but one in six people born here still live abroad

The ‘brain exchange’ of both highly-educated emigrants and immigrants remains a significant threat to an Irish recovery according to a new report.

# cso - Thursday 10 September, 2015

There are few clouds on the horizon for the Irish economy right now

Growth has been ‘exceptionally strong’ so far this year, but jobs and wages haven’t caught up.

# cso - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Some iffy job numbers show that everything's not quite rosy right now

The unemployment rate has stopped falling.

# cso - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

There is some bad news in the latest jobless figures

The unemployment rate for July went in the wrong direction for the first time since the start of 2014.