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# income - Sunday 2 June, 2013

The 10 developed countries with the worst quality of life
# Worst In Show
# Worst In Show

The 10 developed countries with the worst quality of life

Jun 2nd 2013, 10:30 AM 47,666 Views 51 Comments

Income, housing, jobs, education – these are the 10 countries that fared the worst in the OECD’s survey of quality of life.

# income - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Which county has the lowest disposable income per person?
# Quality Of Life
# Quality Of Life

Which county has the lowest disposable income per person?

May 22nd 2013, 3:06 PM 38,677 Views 95 Comments

New CSO figures also indicate that 15 per cent of all accommodation was vacant in 2011.

# income - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Irish households saw one of the biggest falls in income after 2007
# Poverty
# Poverty

Irish households saw one of the biggest falls in income after 2007

May 15th 2013, 2:45 PM 8,436 Views 27 Comments

A report published today also warned of the increase in child poverty between 2007 and 2010.

# income - Monday 29 April, 2013

Burton urged to take action so State can save €21m a year
# Savings
# Savings

Burton urged to take action so State can save €21m a year

Apr 29th 2013, 3:06 PM 9,018 Views 17 Comments

Roisín Shorthall says that if the State was to be reimbursed by insurers for welfare payments taken out while people are injured and claim welfare, they could save millions.

# income - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Fee-paying schools have extra €81.3m for teachers and facilities
# Education
# Education

Fee-paying schools have extra €81.3m for teachers and facilities

Mar 5th 2013, 9:07 AM 7,671 Views 19 Comments

An examination of Ireland’s 55 so-called private secondary schools has thrown up some interesting figures.

# income - Saturday 16 February, 2013

9 things we learned about poverty in Ireland this week
# Society
# Society

9 things we learned about poverty in Ireland this week

Feb 16th 2013, 8:30 AM 22,055 Views 42 Comments

A major study released by the CSO this week gave facts and figures about income in Ireland today. This is what it found.

# income - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Here's how much disposable income the average person in Ireland has
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Here's how much disposable income the average person in Ireland has

Feb 13th 2013, 12:56 PM 66,351 Views 125 Comments

The annual CSO study on income also found that the number of people unable to afford basic necessities has jumped significantly.

# income - Friday 18 January, 2013

33% of households have an income of less than €30,000 - NERI
# Pay Rates
# Pay Rates

33% of households have an income of less than €30,000 - NERI

Jan 18th 2013, 10:43 AM 5,689 Views 52 Comments

New NERI research shows that 62 per cent of households across the country have a gross income below the mean.

# income - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Column: What is a ‘high earner’ in Ireland today?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: What is a ‘high earner’ in Ireland today?

Jan 17th 2013, 7:30 PM 118,382 Views 109 Comments

We tend to think of ‘high earners’ as being those with salaries above €100,000 – but the figures reveal a different story, writes Micheál Collins.

# income - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Average pension income for retired women 2/3 that of men
# Pensions
# Pensions

Average pension income for retired women 2/3 that of men

Nov 29th 2012, 6:24 PM 4,253 Views 6 Comments

New figures also show that half of male retirees have a supplementary pension, but only a third of woman have one.

# income - Monday 1 October, 2012

EU report says Irish homes hit second-hardest by economic slump
# Income
# Income

EU report says Irish homes hit second-hardest by economic slump

Oct 1st 2012, 8:46 AM 5,801 Views 7 Comments

Disposable incomes in Irish households fell by more than in every other EU country between 2009 and 2011 – except for Greece.

# income - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Ireland spent €25 billion more than it took in last year
# State Deficit
# State Deficit

Ireland spent €25 billion more than it took in last year

Sep 27th 2012, 4:43 PM 9,509 Views 78 Comments

The annual report from the Comptroller & Auditor General says State spending reached an all-time high in 2011.

# income - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Young people 'delusional' about income needed in retirement - survey
# Pensions
# Pensions

Young people 'delusional' about income needed in retirement - survey

Aug 30th 2012, 10:18 AM 9,631 Views 42 Comments

A Red C poll commissioned by the Irish Association of Pension Funds says too few young people appreciate how much they’ll need.

# income - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Weekly income for elderly people drops 6 per cent - CSO
# CSO
# CSO

Weekly income for elderly people drops 6 per cent - CSO

Aug 9th 2012, 5:27 PM 2,212 Views 1 Comment

The average weekly income fell to €403.23 in 2010 compared with €428.86 the previous year.

# income - Monday 16 July, 2012

Disposable income in poor households falls 18 per cent
# Income
# Income

Disposable income in poor households falls 18 per cent

Jul 16th 2012, 6:30 AM 5,211 Views 83 Comments

Meanwhile, the income of the richest households rose by 4 per cent, according to new data from Social Justice Ireland.

# income - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Everything you wanted to know about the bond markets but were too afraid to ask
# Explainer
# Explainer

Everything you wanted to know about the bond markets but were too afraid to ask

Jun 30th 2012, 8:30 AM 7,262 Views 37 Comments

Ireland’s ongoing struggle is to get back to the markets – but what ARE the bond markets? Here’s our grind.

# income - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Retail sales for May: Motor trade down, (almost) everything else up
# Retail
# Retail

Retail sales for May: Motor trade down, (almost) everything else up

Jun 28th 2012, 2:38 PM 2,860 Views 4 Comments

When including the motor trade, sales are at their lowest in five years – but without cars, the outlook is improving.

# income - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Irish GDP per head fourth highest in Europe
# GDP
# GDP

Irish GDP per head fourth highest in Europe

Jun 20th 2012, 7:59 PM 7,092 Views 21 Comments

Ireland’s GDP per head of population was 27 per cent above the EU average in 2011.

# income - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:15 PM 2,835 Views 8 Comments

Plus – the man who came back from the dead, the amount we have to spend each month, and how many Nokias in Manchester United?

# income - Monday 16 April, 2012

What's left? Over 1 million adults have less than €50 after bills
# Income
# Income

What's left? Over 1 million adults have less than €50 after bills

Apr 16th 2012, 9:20 AM 6,319 Views 75 Comments

Disposable income has dropped to zero in some cases.

# income - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Column: Welcome to Ireland’s new cycle of inequality
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Welcome to Ireland’s new cycle of inequality

Mar 31st 2012, 6:00 PM 25 Views 29 Comments

The people with the highest incomes have suffered least in the recession, writes Michael Taft.

# income - Monday 30 January, 2012

Dublin falls from 12th to 198th in study of major world cities
# Fail
# Fail

Dublin falls from 12th to 198th in study of major world cities

Jan 30th 2012, 12:36 PM 8,155 Views 53 Comments

The only cities which did worse than Dublin in the study of 200 cities were Lisbon and Athens.

# income - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Prime numbers: the week in stats
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Prime numbers: the week in stats

Jan 28th 2012, 7:15 PM 3,698 Views 4 Comments

Earthquakes! Earnings! Petitions! Racehorses! Healthy cities?! Our weekly numerical guide to the events of the last seven days.

# income - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland
# Income
# Income

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland

Jan 26th 2012, 12:09 PM 5,164 Views 21 Comments

Donegal has the lowest average income in Ireland, while Dubliners earn the most. How does your county’s income fare?

# income - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Readers' Panel: What are you expecting from the Budget?
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Readers' Panel: What are you expecting from the Budget?

Dec 4th 2011, 10:00 AM 3,145 Views 32 Comments

We spoke to a wide range of TheJournal.ie readers about their hopes and fears for this week’s Budget. Here’s what they had to say.

# income - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Column: Rich people can afford to give more - so a tax on wealth makes sense
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Rich people can afford to give more - so a tax on wealth makes sense

Nov 29th 2011, 6:20 PM 75 Views 183 Comments

The top 1 per cent of earners in this country own roughly €130 billion – so it’s time for the government to bring in a wealth tax, says Siobhán O’Donoghue.

# income - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Catholic priests in Dublin to face 9 per cent income cut
# Priests
# Priests

Catholic priests in Dublin to face 9 per cent income cut

Nov 10th 2011, 4:00 PM 8,085 Views 65 Comments

Take a guess at how much a priest will now earn…

# income - Friday 21 October, 2011

Hospitals told to improve fee collections - or face sanctions
# Health
# Health

Hospitals told to improve fee collections - or face sanctions

Oct 21st 2011, 9:27 AM 234 Views 2 Comments

Hospitals are currently owed more than €200 million in relation to patient private charges – €85 million of which is caused by consultants not signing off on insurance claims.

# income - Monday 17 October, 2011

One in four unable to cope with increased energy costs - survey
# Disposable Income
# Disposable Income

One in four unable to cope with increased energy costs - survey

Oct 17th 2011, 9:21 AM 549 Views 11 Comments

The latest Disposable Income Tracker by the Irish League of Credit Unions shows families’ concerns over making ends meet and heating their homes this winter.

# income - Monday 18 July, 2011

Nearly half of all households paying bills late each month
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

Nearly half of all households paying bills late each month

Jul 18th 2011, 8:21 AM 1,156 Views 9 Comments

Disposable income index shows that half of Irish people don’t feel able to save regularly – and increasing numbers of working adults are left without spare cash after essentials paid for.

# income - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Back to school allowance to ease the burden on 160,000 families
# Back To School
# Back To School

Back to school allowance to ease the burden on 160,000 families

May 31st 2011, 5:56 PM 1,224 Views 11 Comments

Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton says that €82 million will be allocated to families to buy clothes and shoes for school.

# income - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Hey, millionaire, you think you're wealthy? You're not.
# Millionaires
# Millionaires

Hey, millionaire, you think you're wealthy? You're not.

Mar 15th 2011, 9:00 AM 1,025 Views 0 Comments

A survey by a investments company has said that millionaires only feel rich when they are worth about €5.4m.