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# 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 12,905 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 16,268 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 9,972 Views 36 Comments

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
# Knock Knock
# Knock Knock

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

May 14th 2016, 7:15 AM 12,838 Views 43 Comments

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
# Household Debt
# Household Debt

Irish households are the third most indebted in the EU

May 9th 2016, 4:54 PM 19,237 Views 115 Comments

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

9 questions you've probably had about filling out Census 2016
# Start Making Census
# Start Making Census

9 questions you've probably had about filling out Census 2016

Apr 24th 2016, 7:31 AM 40,549 Views 48 Comments

Pen at the ready.

# cso - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Census will go to extra lengths to leave nobody uncounted
# Census 2016
# Census 2016

Census will go to extra lengths to leave nobody uncounted

Apr 23rd 2016, 3:00 PM 21,431 Views 54 Comments

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

Apr 16th 2016, 9:00 AM 26,385 Views 53 Comments

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
# Stats
# Stats

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

Apr 15th 2016, 4:23 PM 11,090 Views 85 Comments

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
# Blocked Off
# Blocked Off

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

Apr 8th 2016, 6:02 AM 26,446 Views 123 Comments

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?
# Kidnappings
# Kidnappings

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

Mar 31st 2016, 6:08 AM 16,242 Views 13 Comments

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
# Going Places
# Going Places

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

Mar 30th 2016, 2:57 PM 15,871 Views 37 Comments

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
# Crime Statistics
# Crime Statistics

Big rise in kidnapping, murder threats and sexual offences

Mar 30th 2016, 1:38 PM 12,903 Views 29 Comments

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

Mar 26th 2016, 8:15 AM 82,553 Views 277 Comments

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

# cso - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

New cars sales have been doing a roaring trade since the start of the year
# Upgrade
# Upgrade

New cars sales have been doing a roaring trade since the start of the year

Mar 8th 2016, 3:30 PM 16,875 Views 48 Comments

They’re up by over a third.

# cso - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 2nd 2016, 12:34 PM 32,483 Views 35 Comments

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
# Signed On
# Signed On

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

Feb 4th 2016, 3:00 PM 8,639 Views 87 Comments

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
# Numbers Game
# Numbers Game

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

Jan 5th 2016, 6:44 PM 14,794 Views 34 Comments

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
# Sponsored By Census
# Sponsored By Census

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

Jan 4th 2016, 4:46 PM 55,775 Views 74 Comments

We’ve broken it down into facts and figures.

High demand expected for census jobs - get your application in early
# Counting On You
# Counting On You

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

Jan 4th 2016, 4:31 PM 31,198 Views 48 Comments

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
# Lock Your Doors
# Lock Your Doors

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

Dec 18th 2015, 3:44 PM 11,372 Views 32 Comments

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
# Repeat Offenders
# Repeat Offenders

Nearly half of released prisoners reoffend within three years

Dec 14th 2015, 3:20 PM 8,105 Views 72 Comments

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
# You Fill Up My Census
# You Fill Up My Census

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

Dec 13th 2015, 3:15 PM 64,709 Views 82 Comments

The CSO is looking for census enumerators.

# cso - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Ireland's missing people: The numbers behind the heartbreak
# Gone
# Gone

Ireland's missing people: The numbers behind the heartbreak

Nov 29th 2015, 9:30 PM 72,305 Views 26 Comments

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
# Riding High
# Riding High

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

Nov 25th 2015, 2:56 PM 16,119 Views 36 Comments

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
# Wheels In Motion
# Wheels In Motion

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

Nov 17th 2015, 1:00 PM 15,679 Views 123 Comments

Just don’t mention the regional unemployment.

# cso - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

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

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

Nov 3rd 2015, 8:45 PM 15,504 Views 10 Comments

McCarthys, Ryans, O’Sullivans…

# cso - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Houses are becoming less and less affordable... again
# Apartment
# Apartment

Houses are becoming less and less affordable... again

Oct 28th 2015, 12:26 PM 23,104 Views 69 Comments

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

# cso - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Births, deaths, crimes, marriages and sales - A snapshot of a year in Ireland
# Stats
# Stats

Births, deaths, crimes, marriages and sales - A snapshot of a year in Ireland

Oct 24th 2015, 8:45 AM 16,153 Views 15 Comments

It was quite a year.

# cso - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Should we cut welfare for the middle-class?
# Squeezed Middle
# Squeezed Middle

Should we cut welfare for the middle-class?

Oct 6th 2015, 11:38 AM 24,279 Views 108 Comments

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
# Jobs Jobs Jobs
# Jobs Jobs Jobs

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

Sep 30th 2015, 10:20 AM 30,200 Views 46 Comments

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
# Crime Stats
# Crime Stats

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

Sep 28th 2015, 11:00 PM 16,452 Views 29 Comments

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
# Not Coming Home
# Not Coming Home

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

Sep 18th 2015, 2:00 AM 11,466 Views 71 Comments

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
# Hello Sunshine
# Hello Sunshine

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

Sep 10th 2015, 4:58 PM 28,076 Views 112 Comments

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
# Flatlined
# Flatlined

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

Sep 1st 2015, 4:53 PM 20,068 Views 41 Comments

The unemployment rate has stopped falling.

# cso - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

There is some bad news in the latest jobless figures
# Wrong Way
# Wrong Way

There is some bad news in the latest jobless figures

Aug 5th 2015, 10:45 PM 37,341 Views 103 Comments

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

# cso - Thursday 30 July, 2015

What's Eurostat's problem with Irish Water? ... How long have you got?
# The Full Decision
# The Full Decision

What's Eurostat's problem with Irish Water? ... How long have you got?

Jul 30th 2015, 10:48 PM 26,762 Views 177 Comments

The full decision from Eurostat has been revealed. Irish Water looks to be a “heavily subsidised public monopoly” the agency says.

# cso - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Three graphs that sum up Ireland's broken property system
# Squeezed Out
# Squeezed Out

Three graphs that sum up Ireland's broken property system

Jul 29th 2015, 5:32 PM 21,389 Views 21 Comments

The country’s population has hit a 150-year high – but there aren’t enough homes being built.

# cso - Monday 27 July, 2015

Dublin house prices have stopped rising because people just can't afford them
# Bricks-and-mortar
# Bricks-and-mortar

Dublin house prices have stopped rising because people just can't afford them

Jul 27th 2015, 11:56 AM 46,942 Views 108 Comments

The latest property price figures are in for June.