# eurostat - Today’s News
# eurostat - Friday 11 July, 2014
# eurostat - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Applications to Ireland were up 60 to 290.
# eurostat - Sunday 6 July, 2014
A new report says that Ireland is one of only two countries where there is no minimum level of formal qualification for working with younger children.
# eurostat - Thursday 19 June, 2014
No prizes for guessing who’s towards the top…
# eurostat - Tuesday 20 May, 2014
The amount of people working in Europe has decreased, and still hasn’t recovered from the financial crisis.
# eurostat - Friday 11 April, 2014
In the EU28 , 9.9 million of the part-time workers were classed as “underemployed” meaning they wish to work additional hours and are available to do so
# eurostat - Monday 24 March, 2014
Ireland received just 0.2 per cent of these.
# eurostat - 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.
# eurostat - Thursday 20 March, 2014
The EU report was published to coincide with International Happiness Day.
# eurostat - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
Countries like Slovenia and Denmark, however, are not faring well.
# eurostat - Thursday 21 November, 2013
As of 1 January this year, Ireland’s official population was 4,591,100.
# eurostat - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
Ireland is on its way to meeting its targets in some areas, but more work is needed to tackle poverty and social inclusion.
# eurostat - Saturday 26 October, 2013
Ireland is covered in the highest proportion of grassland in Europe, says
Eurostat survey. # eurostat - 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.
# eurostat - Monday 7 October, 2013
New figures from Eurostar also show that Ireland has a higher than average rate of people who are at risk of poverty and social exclusion and has experienced one of the highest falls in employment.
# eurostat - Monday 30 September, 2013
Despite the perception that central banks are pumping money frantically, inflation rate debunks this.
# eurostat - Thursday 11 July, 2013
In Ireland, prices fell 3 per cent nationally in the first three months of this year.
# eurostat - Monday 1 July, 2013
Inflation in the eurozone is expected to be 1.6 per cent for last month, up 0.2 per cent from May.
Compared with May last year, the rate of unemployment has increased in 17 member states and fallen in ten.
# eurostat - Thursday 27 June, 2013
EU data shows download speeds are usually only 85 per cent as quick of advertised – and uploads are even lower.
# eurostat - Saturday 22 June, 2013
Irish drink prices are 62 per cent higher than the EU average – and only the Finns pay more for their drink.
# eurostat - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Only 8.6pc of asylum seekers in Ireland are granted protection – compared to an EU average of 25.2pc.
# eurostat - Monday 17 June, 2013
From Business ETC
Overall pay rose by 0.4pc, according to
Eurostat – but if you don’t work in a professional industry, it probably fell. # eurostat - Friday 14 June, 2013
From Business ETC
Figures published by
Eurostat show that over 220 million people were employed in the EU in the first quarter of this year. # eurostat - Wednesday 12 June, 2013
Eurostat study into the broadband market in Ireland found it has a relatively low take-up of fixed broadband but a better than average share of high speed connections. # eurostat - Monday 27 May, 2013
Ireland’s power prices rose 10 per cent last year – among the highest increases anywhere in the European Union.
# eurostat - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
Over 19 million people are unemployed in the eurozone but Ireland has recorded one of the largest year-on-year decreases in unemployment rates.
# eurostat - Wednesday 3 April, 2013
USI wants a ‘significant investment’ in youth job creation – but younger people are also less likely to have pressures like mortgages.
Latest figures have shown that 30.8 per cent of those under 25 years of age are now unemployed.
# eurostat - Tuesday 19 March, 2013
The number of road deaths in the 27-member bloc fell by 9 per cent last year, and is two-thirds lower than in 1965.
# eurostat - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
Eurostat confirm initial estimates in February that the eurozone economy shrank by 0.6 per cent in Q4 of 2012 with the EU shrinking by 0.5 per cent. # eurostat - Friday 1 March, 2013
Meanwhile, eurozone unemployment hit a record 11.9 per cent in January with just under 19 million now out of work in the 17-member bloc.
# eurostat - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
Ireland’s children and adult workers are more likely to face poverty or social exclusion than most other EU countries.
# eurostat - Thursday 14 February, 2013
From Business ETC
Uh-oh. A dramatic drop in the Eurozone economy spells bad news for hopes of a further boom in Irish exports.
# eurostat - Wednesday 13 February, 2013
Eurostat figures for 2011, released this morning, show Ireland imported more of its energy than 23 other EU countries. # eurostat - Friday 4 January, 2013
The EU’s Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices shows inflation at 2.2 per cent, its lowest annual rate in six months.
# eurostat - Thursday 20 December, 2012
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
Eurostat figures show over a fifth of Irish workers are earning less than the national median hourly wage. # eurostat - Thursday 15 November, 2012
Hadn’t you noticed? Eurozone GDP fell by 0.1 per cent in the third quarter of 2012.