The national organisation responsible for compiling statistics about economic and social conditions and other activities. It is responsible for managing the Census which is held every five years.
# cso - Today’s News
How many do you remember?
# cso - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
The unemployment rate now stands at 11.5%.
Who was hit harder by the recession?
Going to a wedding in Ireland? Here’s what the bride can expect to have on her plate…
# 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…
# cso - Monday 14 July, 2014
Pharmaceuticals remain the backbone of the country’s exports.
# cso - Monday 7 July, 2014
…but don’t get too excited – that’s still only 124 out of 62,280.
# cso - Friday 4 July, 2014
The Briefcase: good news on the economy, a boom-time property market and the most hated family in Ireland
This was the week in business.
# cso - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Illegal economic activity worth €1.25 billion also contributed to a revision of the GDP figures for last year.
# cso - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
Overall, the number of people on the Live Register decreased by 4,400 in June.
# cso - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
CSO says this index should not be considered indicative of more general price trends in the economy.
Latest CSO figures show residential property prices rose 22% in Dublin since May 2013.
# cso - Friday 20 June, 2014
The latest CSO figures show a drop of 30.5% in the first three months of the year.
# cso - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
Nursing home representatives believe more resources are needed to prevent future shortages.
Despite this, Irish people still started up more companies in 2012 than in 2008.
# cso - Friday 13 June, 2014
The small business trade body said that an increase in wages could force many businesses under.
# cso - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
The sector is 7.7% bigger than this time last year, with most gains in commercial property.
# cso - Monday 9 June, 2014
There was an increase of over 27% in the number of new vehicles licensed up until May this year compared to 2013.
# cso - Friday 30 May, 2014
Teen pregnancies are down too, according to the CSO.
# cso - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
Retail Ireland said that the retail sector is showing signs of recovery.
Prices in Dublin lead the way, being up 17.7% on last year.
# cso - Monday 26 May, 2014
Nine of the 14 sectors of the economy measured saw an increase in employment over the course of the last year.
# cso - Thursday 22 May, 2014
That number is up on the same time last year.
# cso - Friday 9 May, 2014
All change at the top of the new car sales tables…
# cso - Thursday 1 May, 2014
Details of deaths, births and marriages recorded in Ireland from 150 years ago are now available to view online…
# cso - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
Prices are still 47 per cent lower than they were in the peak of 2007.
# cso - Monday 28 April, 2014
Sure where else would you be going?
# cso - Thursday 24 April, 2014
However, the price paid for dairy products rose by 12.6 per cent.
# cso - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
CSO figures also found that the gap between the highest and lowest disposable incomes has widened.
# cso - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
Disposable income, poverty rates and income drops were all looked at in the survey.
# cso - Thursday 10 April, 2014
Silver linings and all that.
# cso - Friday 28 March, 2014
Reported murders and manslaughters were down 11 per cent between 2008-2012.
# cso - Sunday 23 March, 2014
Statisticians tell us inflation is a memory but what lies beneath – massive premiums on childcare, health insurance, water tax and more – is a better measure of the pain consumers feel.
# cso - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
However, they saw a year-on-year increase of 4 per cent in January.
# cso - Thursday 13 March, 2014
Clothes and shoes went up by almost 6 per cent alone.
# cso - Thursday 6 March, 2014
The CSO released new figures today.
# cso - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Around 2,500 people less are on the Live Register than in January.
# cso - Friday 28 February, 2014
There were 7,760 marriages registered in Ireland between July and October last year.