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# cso - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Global investment funds have made Ireland a world capital for shadow banking
# Finances
# Finances

Global investment funds have made Ireland a world capital for shadow banking

May 7th 2017, 7:45 AM 12,728 Views 11 Comments

The sector is more than 10 times the size of the Irish economy.

# cso - Thursday 27 April, 2017

One in 10 Irish workers are earning the minimum wage or less
# Living Wage
# Living Wage

One in 10 Irish workers are earning the minimum wage or less

Apr 27th 2017, 6:10 AM 13,327 Views 61 Comments

A release from the CSO suggests that just over 10% of Irish workers are earning €9.25 an hour or less.

# cso - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

10% of Irish households are using four times as much water as the rest of the country
# Water Waste
# Water Waste

10% of Irish households are using four times as much water as the rest of the country

Apr 25th 2017, 1:19 PM 17,625 Views 116 Comments

New figures from the CSO show that usage of water in Ireland is heavily skewed by a small fraction of consumers.

# cso - Saturday 22 April, 2017

This chart shows the massive drop in housing supply compared to the Celtic Tiger years
# Population Growth
# Population Growth

This chart shows the massive drop in housing supply compared to the Celtic Tiger years

Apr 22nd 2017, 11:00 AM 12,448 Views 35 Comments

One homeless charity says the government’s housing plan is moving far too slowly.

# cso - Thursday 20 April, 2017

This graph shows how housing supply has flatlined this decade - compared to population growth
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

This graph shows how housing supply has flatlined this decade - compared to population growth

Apr 20th 2017, 1:18 PM 15,213 Views 47 Comments

A new report looks at housing in Census 2016.

# cso - Thursday 13 April, 2017

The average age for Irish brides and grooms is getting older and older
# Settling Down
# Settling Down

The average age for Irish brides and grooms is getting older and older

Apr 13th 2017, 1:26 PM 45,838 Views 49 Comments

For men it’s nearly 36 and for women it’s nearly 34.

# cso - Saturday 8 April, 2017

More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer
# Births And Deaths
# Births And Deaths

More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer

Apr 8th 2017, 6:00 AM 17,470 Views 7 Comments

Some 53,000 more females than males were recorded in the Census 2016 results.

# cso - Thursday 6 April, 2017

One in 10 Irish people say they have no religion, the second largest group behind Roman Catholics
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

One in 10 Irish people say they have no religion, the second largest group behind Roman Catholics

Apr 6th 2017, 11:18 AM 54,541 Views 197 Comments

Births, deaths and everything in between: Here’s what you need to know about Census 2016.

Why do we have a census? Here's what the statistics are used for
# PICTURE OF IRELAND
# PICTURE OF IRELAND

Why do we have a census? Here's what the statistics are used for

Apr 6th 2017, 12:10 AM 19,623 Views 27 Comments

Some of the summary results from last year’s census will be published today.

# cso - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Murders up 31% in Ireland with 38 in 2016
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

Murders up 31% in Ireland with 38 in 2016

Mar 29th 2017, 9:48 PM 22,994 Views 29 Comments

The ongoing feud between the Hutch and Kinahan gangs accounted for the deaths of ten people last year.

# cso - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Mother's Day stats: July most popular month for having babies and Leitrim has lowest number of births
# CSO
# CSO

Mother's Day stats: July most popular month for having babies and Leitrim has lowest number of births

Mar 26th 2017, 10:30 AM 12,677 Views 17 Comments

Donegal, Cavan and Monaghan had the largest families with 2.19 children per family on average.

# cso - Friday 10 February, 2017

House price growth 'unexpectedly slowed' in Dublin in December
# Pause
# Pause

House price growth 'unexpectedly slowed' in Dublin in December

Feb 10th 2017, 2:18 PM 12,945 Views 28 Comments

Experts say new schemes to help buyers are likely to push prices up again.

# cso - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Unemployment rate drops to post-crash low of 7.2%
# Jobs
# Jobs

Unemployment rate drops to post-crash low of 7.2%

Jan 4th 2017, 12:19 PM 14,156 Views 147 Comments

There were 157,700 unemployed people last month, a decrease of 35,500 when compared to December 2015.

# cso - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

'Driving back and forth all day': How a lack of access to Pulse affects everyday policing
# Finger On The Pulse
# Finger On The Pulse

'Driving back and forth all day': How a lack of access to Pulse affects everyday policing

Jan 3rd 2017, 7:15 AM 14,524 Views 27 Comments

The minister for justice has pointed out burglary offences in many divisions have fallen.

# cso - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Why Ireland wants a registry to keep track of everyone who has dementia
# Living With Dementia
# Living With Dementia

Why Ireland wants a registry to keep track of everyone who has dementia

Dec 27th 2016, 9:15 AM 11,023 Views 14 Comments

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland says that a registry will lead to better policy and treatment for people with dementia.

# cso - Monday 19 December, 2016

Crime stats: Burglaries are down but more people were caught drink driving
# Burglaries
# Burglaries

Crime stats: Burglaries are down but more people were caught drink driving

Dec 19th 2016, 5:35 PM 6,724 Views 8 Comments

Overall, nine out of the fourteen crime categories in the CSO classification showed a decrease.

# cso - Friday 16 December, 2016

The price of property across the country continues to go one way
# Up And Up And Up
# Up And Up And Up

The price of property across the country continues to go one way

Dec 16th 2016, 5:42 PM 14,318 Views 41 Comments

The price of houses in the South East has gone up almost 10% in the last three months, alone.

# cso - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Irish jobs: Unemployment is down again but we shouldn't be complacent
# Opinion
# Opinion

Irish jobs: Unemployment is down again but we shouldn't be complacent

Nov 23rd 2016, 8:30 PM 199 Views 23 Comments

Brexit hasn’t had a destructive short-term impact here but there is a way to go until we have full employment, writes Victor Duggan.

# cso - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Investors blamed for 'dramatic' rise in Dublin house prices
# Vicious Circle
# Vicious Circle

Investors blamed for 'dramatic' rise in Dublin house prices

Nov 17th 2016, 2:57 PM 16,769 Views 31 Comments

Rising prices are forcing people into the rental market, pushing rents up and making properties more attractive to landlords.

# cso - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

A snapshot of Irish health: Over half of us are overweight (and a lot of us binge drink)
# CSO
# CSO

A snapshot of Irish health: Over half of us are overweight (and a lot of us binge drink)

Nov 16th 2016, 3:09 PM 16,768 Views 41 Comments

According to new figures from the CSO, almost one in five of us binge drink at least once a week.

# cso - Thursday 10 November, 2016

45% of Irish prisoners released have reoffended within three years
# Recidivism
# Recidivism

45% of Irish prisoners released have reoffended within three years

Nov 10th 2016, 6:05 AM 6,848 Views 22 Comments

The statistics are contained in the latest releases from the CSO.

# cso - Thursday 27 October, 2016

To live and die in Ireland: New CSO figures reveal the state of the nation
# How Are We Lookin
# How Are We Lookin

To live and die in Ireland: New CSO figures reveal the state of the nation

Oct 27th 2016, 9:38 PM 21,758 Views 21 Comments

New CSO census figures have highlighted the new birth rates and the main causes of death in Ireland.

# cso - Thursday 20 October, 2016

The State of us: Ireland by the numbers in 2016
# Yearbook
# Yearbook

The State of us: Ireland by the numbers in 2016

Oct 20th 2016, 3:06 PM 27,999 Views 41 Comments

Some of the most interesting nuggets from the CSO’s Statistical Yearbook of Ireland.

# cso - Friday 14 October, 2016

There's a new online tool to help house buyers compare prices
# Price Is Right
# Price Is Right

There's a new online tool to help house buyers compare prices

Oct 14th 2016, 12:55 PM 18,169 Views 23 Comments

And it’s pretty easy to use. The Central Statistics Office has released the online tool to aid buyers in their quest to land a home.

# cso - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

The CSO have cast doubt on garda crime statistics
# Pulse
# Pulse

The CSO have cast doubt on garda crime statistics

Sep 28th 2016, 1:18 PM 12,594 Views 82 Comments

Some 16% of crimes were not recorded on PULSE, while 21% of invalidated incidents were done so “without sufficient justification”

# cso - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Live Register: The number of people signing on has fallen below 300,000
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Live Register: The number of people signing on has fallen below 300,000

Sep 1st 2016, 12:32 PM 13,257 Views 70 Comments

The figures show that there are now 299,200 people officially signed on, compared with 340,700 from this time last year.

# cso - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Dublin's still beating Cork in the battle of the babies
# CSO
# CSO

Dublin's still beating Cork in the battle of the babies

Aug 31st 2016, 4:21 PM 15,367 Views 23 Comments

The number of marriages registered during the quarter was 3,539, of which 186 were same-sex marriages.

# cso - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

More than 2 million people are now working in Ireland, for the first time since 2009
# Economy
# Economy

More than 2 million people are now working in Ireland, for the first time since 2009

Aug 23rd 2016, 6:12 PM 17,497 Views 84 Comments

There are 56,000 more people at work now than a year previously – a 2.9% rise, bringing total employment in the country to 2,014,900.

# cso - Monday 22 August, 2016

The CSO wants to use mobile phone data to figure out tourism patterns
# Database
# Database

The CSO wants to use mobile phone data to figure out tourism patterns

Aug 22nd 2016, 3:49 PM 6,855 Views 20 Comments

It said that any use of such data would be “compliant with legislation… [and] would not allow the identification of individuals.”

# cso - Friday 12 August, 2016

'Shocking figures': Motor premiums up almost 40% in the last year
# On The Road
# On The Road

'Shocking figures': Motor premiums up almost 40% in the last year

Aug 12th 2016, 8:19 AM 21,957 Views 108 Comments

In the last year, one third of Irish drivers have seen their insurance rise by up to 50%.

# cso - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Sinn Féin's TDs are in line to earn up to €50,000 extra a year
# Pay Hike
# Pay Hike

Sinn Féin's TDs are in line to earn up to €50,000 extra a year

Aug 2nd 2016, 4:45 PM 20,959 Views 89 Comments

A party review has recommended ending the policy of paying all staff and representatives the average wage.

# cso - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Poll: Should people who refuse to co-operate with the Census be prosecuted?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should people who refuse to co-operate with the Census be prosecuted?

Jul 16th 2016, 10:49 AM 27,137 Views 119 Comments

There were five successful prosecutions after the 2011 survey.

The CSO is planning to prosecute Census non-cooperators
# See You In Court
# See You In Court

The CSO is planning to prosecute Census non-cooperators

Jul 16th 2016, 7:15 AM 20,360 Views 62 Comments

It’s a legal offence to fail to provide information to the CSO if requested in a census.

# cso - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Believe it or not, Ireland doesn't have enough politicians
# TDs Or Not TDs
# TDs Or Not TDs

Believe it or not, Ireland doesn't have enough politicians

Jul 14th 2016, 1:01 PM 14,167 Views 61 Comments

Seriously.

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

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

Jul 14th 2016, 6:05 AM 11,896 Views 78 Comments

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
# Exports

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

Jul 11th 2016, 6:15 AM 44,990 Views 28 Comments

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
# CSO

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

Jun 29th 2016, 7:54 PM 12,897 Views 16 Comments

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
# Crime
# Crime

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

Jun 29th 2016, 3:07 PM 10,828 Views 12 Comments

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
# Futureshock
# Futureshock

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

May 30th 2016, 6:28 PM 16,262 Views 68 Comments

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
# Stragglers
# Stragglers

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

May 25th 2016, 10:37 AM 9,961 Views 36 Comments

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