# cso - Thursday 6 November, 2014
The Central Statistics Office has released new figures giving a breakdown of over the last year.
# cso - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Products that people stopped buying during the recession are back on shopping lists.
# cso - Thursday 16 October, 2014
Big pharma struggled thanks to the “patent cliff” kicking in.
# cso - Thursday 9 October, 2014
Buying tobacco and eating out will also set you back a bit more.
# cso - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
Over 20,000 more new cars have been bought in Ireland so far this year, compared with 2013.
# cso - Saturday 4 October, 2014
Plus: What’s the average age for people getting married now?
# cso - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
The number of people on the Live Register is now 370,050.
# cso - Tuesday 30 September, 2014
74,520 Irish people over the age of 65 are suffering enforced deprivation.
*Slight exaggeration – there are a few of you.
# cso - Sunday 28 September, 2014
In many areas property is simply unaffordable, again – yet our political class seems to regard the ‘recovery’ in property prices as only a good thing.
# cso - Saturday 27 September, 2014
Plus: How many pigs are there in Ireland?
# cso - Friday 26 September, 2014
New figures from CSO show visitor numbers up again.
# cso - Thursday 25 September, 2014
There has been a drop of over 16% in the number of dwellings to get planning permission.
# cso - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
It is hoped that the increased demand will bring further resurgence to the construction industry.
# cso - Monday 22 September, 2014
The CSO released crime figures today.
# cso - Friday 19 September, 2014
That is the highest number since 2001.
# cso - Thursday 18 September, 2014
There’s more positive economic news out today.
New figures from the CSO show an increase in both floor space and in the number of new houses receiving better energy ratings.
# cso - Monday 15 September, 2014
The average Irish worker is still earning less than they did in 2007.
# cso - Friday 12 September, 2014
There were 77 suicides registered in Ireland from January to March.
# cso - Wednesday 10 September, 2014
New figures show that the volume of residential has decreased for a second quarter.
# cso - Monday 8 September, 2014
There was also a significant increase last month in the number of new goods vehicles.
# cso - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
Fewer people signing up for benefits, but nearly half now long-term claimants.
# cso - Thursday 28 August, 2014
Car sales are a massive 32.1% higher than last year.
# cso - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
Latest data from the CSO shows that prices around the country are significantly higher than last year.
# cso - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Overall emigration by Irish citizens is down 20% from last year.
But the rate of jobs growth appears to be slowing…
# cso - Monday 25 August, 2014
The average public sector wage is just short of €920 per week – but experts say that could be skewed.
# cso - Thursday 21 August, 2014
That’s more than double the number for the same period last year.
# cso - Thursday 14 August, 2014
Almost one and a half million of our British cousins have made the trip across the Irish Sea already this year.
# cso - Friday 8 August, 2014
Over 76,300 new private cars were licensed in the first seven months of this year.
# cso - Thursday 7 August, 2014
Latest CSO figures show rise in passenger levels passing through Irish airports last year.
New figures from the CSO show rents, education costs and utility bills climbing despite slow overall price growth.
# cso - Sunday 3 August, 2014
Calm down, alright? We should be okay.
# cso - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
The unemployment rate now stands at 11.5%.
Who was hit harder by the recession?
# cso - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
That’s down from 7.9% this time last year.
The higher up the grade scale you go, the more men dominate.
Irish women are also the most fertile in Europe, a new report notes, while men are more likely to be imprisoned.
We owe our cousins in the UK a big thank you…