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 - 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.
# cso - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
But income gaps are skewing analysis of the income average according to the Nevin Economic Research Centre.
# cso - Friday 7 February, 2014
Chances are you’ve seen a few, sales are up 50 per cent compared to last year.
# cso - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
Tourism bosses say they’re thrilled with today’s official figures. Gabriel Byrne, probably not so much…
The CSO said that there was a 3 per cent increase in retail sales in December with Christmas gift regulars driving the increase.
# cso - Saturday 25 January, 2014
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# cso - Thursday 23 January, 2014
Prices in Dublin might be up 15.7 per cent since last year but national prices, excluding the capital, are down 0.4 per cent.
# cso - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
A new report looking at the economy, education, population and other factors shows mixed results for Ireland.
# cso - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
Retail sector says it is still under pressure.
The number of people on the Live Register fell by 3,300 last month, according to the Central Statistics Office.
# cso - Monday 23 December, 2013
Residential prices are now 5.6 per cent higher than this time last year.
# cso - Thursday 19 December, 2013
The figures were welcomed by the Garda Commissioner, who said that we must not be complacent.
# cso - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Good harvest means bigger supply and lower prices for spud-lovers.
# cso - Tuesday 17 December, 2013
The figures show men and younger people are more likely to re-offend.
# cso - Thursday 12 December, 2013
The latest CSO figures also predict a ‘marked increase’ in the number of over 65s.
# cso - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
More good news for the government this morning.
# cso - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Although Dublin continues to outpace the rest of the county, today’s figures show that properties outside the capital are showing some early signs of turnaround.
“This is a collective responsibility and an attack on creating job opportunities by government and all its agencies,” Enda Kenny said yesterday.
The average pre-tax weekly wage is currently at €675.53 — down by 2.4 per cent on this time last year.
# cso - Tuesday 26 November, 2013
Good news on the employment front according to figures from the Central Statistics Office today with the fall to 12.8 per cent unemployment welcomed by the government.
# cso - Friday 8 November, 2013
There was an increase of 16 per cent in cars licensed but this could have been influenced by changes in the Motor Tax regime.
# cso - Thursday 31 October, 2013
This is the first month since May 2009 that the unadjusted Live Register total has been below 400,000 but Joan Burton sounded a note of caution today.
# cso - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
Residential property prices at a national level, increased by 3.6 per cent in September but Dublin accounted for practically the entire increase.
New CSO figures show that people spent less money in supermarkets and petrol stations last month.
# cso - Monday 21 October, 2013
Initial estimates for April were revised, after it became clear that revenue from mobile phone licences should be filed under this year’s figures.
# cso - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
The number of overseas trips to Ireland by non-residents increased to 1.893 million trips from April to June of this year.
# cso - Thursday 10 October, 2013
Consumer prices were 0.2 per cent in year to September.
# cso - Friday 4 October, 2013
The CSO figures for 2011 show that 80 per cent of suicides are carried out by men.
The rate of twins being born has grown, as the average age of mothers rises again.
# cso - Thursday 3 October, 2013
Household repayment of loans amounted to €7.3 billion last year.
# cso - Monday 30 September, 2013
There were 335 male unions and 201 female unions in the first year civil partnerships became legal.
The latest CSO statistics show that marriage and divorce rates have fallen, while bride and grooms are getting older.
# cso - Thursday 26 September, 2013
The crime statistics released earlier this week pointed to an increase in fraud, burglary and sexual assaults in Kerrykeel.
# cso - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
New crime statistics shows decline in crime in the twelve months up to June, but there’s a rise in dangerous driving leading to death.
# cso - Thursday 19 September, 2013
The economy reversed three consecutive quarters of GDP contraction according to the CSO, growing by 0.4 per cent.
# cso - Monday 16 September, 2013
Michael Noonan indicated there may be a Budget adjustment of less than €3.1 billion if there’s good news contained in two key sets of data, but he said the final figure had not yet been decided.
The Budget is less than a month away, the economy shrank in the last quarter but the number of people in work has increased. Are you confident?