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#In Numbers

# in-numbers - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Minorities, causes and Nate Silver witchcraft: US election 2012 in numbers
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Minorities, causes and Nate Silver witchcraft: US election 2012 in numbers

Nov 10th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,450 Views 9 Comments

121,366,971 people went to the polls on Tuesday. How did they vote – and which candidates did better with certain groups?

# in-numbers - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Saorview, sales and Shakhtar Donetsk: The week in numbers
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Saorview, sales and Shakhtar Donetsk: The week in numbers

Oct 27th 2012, 7:30 PM 6,348 Views 0 Comments

Plus – what’s the monetary value of virginity? And what was Ireland’s best-performing sales sector in September?

# in-numbers - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Cole, Cork-opoly and grocery shopping: The week in numbers
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Cole, Cork-opoly and grocery shopping: The week in numbers

Oct 20th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,291 Views 3 Comments

How much does it cost to bring football into disrepute on Twitter? And how do NAMA’s accounts look?

# in-numbers - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Tolls, prizes and liquid nitrogen: The week in numbers
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Tolls, prizes and liquid nitrogen: The week in numbers

Oct 13th 2012, 7:30 PM 6,385 Views 4 Comments

How much is the Nobel Prize worth to YOU? And after the first two debates, how likely is it that Obama will remain president?

# in-numbers - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Expenses, insurance and fire engines: The week in numbers
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Expenses, insurance and fire engines: The week in numbers

Oct 6th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,467 Views 7 Comments

Which Irish county has the fewest same-sex civil partners? And how many times could Facebook fill Croke Park?

# in-numbers - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Shortall, security and kicks in the bum: the week in numbers
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Shortall, security and kicks in the bum: the week in numbers

Sep 29th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,677 Views 13 Comments

Exactly HOW many people would be better off on the Dole? And just how many people emigrate from Ireland every day?

# in-numbers - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Facts and figures: the 2012 Ryder Cup in numbers
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From The42
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Facts and figures: the 2012 Ryder Cup in numbers

Sep 27th 2012, 8:45 PM 6,379 Views 10 Comments

Roll up, stats lovers. We’ve got all the nerdy numbers that matter this weekend in Medinah.

# in-numbers - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Debates, weights and Damien Duff: The week in numbers
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Debates, weights and Damien Duff: The week in numbers

Sep 22nd 2012, 7:30 PM 3,526 Views 0 Comments

Plus – which Irish area has been keeping all the single people to itself? And how little confidence is ‘confidence’?

# in-numbers - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Teeth, taxes and Junior Certs: the week in numbers
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Teeth, taxes and Junior Certs: the week in numbers

Sep 15th 2012, 7:30 PM 5,671 Views 1 Comment

Just HOW well did Ireland do at the Paralympics? And which country’s population has the most smokers?

# in-numbers - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Medals, meat and dirty diamonds: the week in numbers
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From The Daily Edge
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Medals, meat and dirty diamonds: the week in numbers

Sep 8th 2012, 7:30 PM 3,691 Views 1 Comment

How much is Ireland’s stash of Paralympic medals worth? And how much does the ‘typical’ debs cost?

# in-numbers - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers
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Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers

Sep 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 5,101 Views 7 Comments

How much is a premium Dublin hotel room REALLY worth? And what does it take to reach age 116?

# in-numbers - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers
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Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers

Aug 26th 2012, 3:30 PM 4,814 Views 0 Comments

How many people love (or loathe) the Lovely Girls? How popular is Guinness? And how long does it take a video to become viral?

# in-numbers - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Points, petrol and Roses of Tralee: The week in numbers
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Points, petrol and Roses of Tralee: The week in numbers

Aug 18th 2012, 7:30 PM 6,004 Views 0 Comments

Just how expensive was Robin van Persie? And how badly are you penalised if you breach trade sanctions?

# in-numbers - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

In numbers: the state of Ireland’s prisons in 2011
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In numbers: the state of Ireland’s prisons in 2011

Aug 7th 2012, 1:18 PM 6,740 Views 23 Comments

The cost of detaining a prisoner in Irish jails fell last year – but to what?

# in-numbers - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Medals, marathons and urine tests: London 2012 in numbers
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From The Daily Edge
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Medals, marathons and urine tests: London 2012 in numbers

Aug 4th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,445 Views 12 Comments

How much gold is in an Olympic Gold medal? And just how bad IS that South Korean archer’s vision?

# in-numbers - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Revenue, Bolt and Burger King: The week in numbers
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From The Daily Edge
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Revenue, Bolt and Burger King: The week in numbers

Jul 21st 2012, 7:30 PM 6,679 Views 1 Comment

Revealed: The true cost of Olympics tickets, and the secrets behind manufacturing a worldwide chart-topper…

# in-numbers - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Cannabis, beer and T-bills: the week in stats
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Cannabis, beer and T-bills: the week in stats

Jul 7th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,211 Views 25 Comments

How high is Europe’s tallest building? And how many cannabis plants were seized by gardaí last year?

# in-numbers - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Football, flats and detached retinas: The week in numbers
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Football, flats and detached retinas: The week in numbers

Jun 30th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,554 Views 2 Comments

How many people were murdered in Ireland last year? And how much Coke would you need to get drunk?

# in-numbers - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Irish Open in numbers: the facts and figures you need to know
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Irish Open in numbers: the facts and figures you need to know

Jun 27th 2012, 8:00 PM 1,262 Views 0 Comments

Put on your nerd hat and join us for a potted numerical history of the tournament.

# in-numbers - Saturday 23 June, 2012

TV, air travel and underpants: the week in numbers
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TV, air travel and underpants: the week in numbers

Jun 23rd 2012, 7:30 PM 5,373 Views 3 Comments

Plus – how TDs are fast becoming an endangered species, and how much Hollywood’s leading ladies can command per film.

# in-numbers - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Crystal, cricket and Croatian boobs: the week in statistics
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From The Daily Edge
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Crystal, cricket and Croatian boobs: the week in statistics

Jun 16th 2012, 7:30 PM 9,892 Views 0 Comments

Plus – the latest estimate of the average industrial wage, and how close Spain is being pushed to an international bailout…

# in-numbers - Saturday 9 June, 2012

VAT, hospitals and the speed of light: the week in statistics
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From The Daily Edge
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VAT, hospitals and the speed of light: the week in statistics

Jun 9th 2012, 7:30 PM 3,973 Views 1 Comment

Exactly how many Irish people are looking for work and can’t find it? And when is a Leaving Cert not a Leaving Cert?

# in-numbers - Saturday 2 June, 2012

In numbers: Ireland's referendum on the Fiscal Compact
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In numbers: Ireland's referendum on the Fiscal Compact

Jun 2nd 2012, 7:30 PM 4,906 Views 48 Comments

Who’s become more pro-European in the last two years? And what proportion of Irish people actually said Yes?

# in-numbers - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Foreign aid, college fees and pregnancies: the week in statistics
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Foreign aid, college fees and pregnancies: the week in statistics

May 26th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,156 Views 2 Comments

How much will the US’s aid cuts to Pakistan really matter? And just how many priests have been connected with abuse allegations?

# in-numbers - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Facebook, lightning and Euro 2020: the week in statistics
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From The Daily Edge
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Facebook, lightning and Euro 2020: the week in statistics

May 19th 2012, 8:00 PM 3,448 Views 0 Comments

Mark Zuckerberg has earned an average of $3,904,232 every day of his short life. That and more from the week…

# in-numbers - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Movies, MPs and Angry Birds: the week in statistics
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Movies, MPs and Angry Birds: the week in statistics

May 12th 2012, 7:30 PM 3,336 Views 2 Comments

Plus: How long it takes to ruin a two-hour debate, and the number of people who’d rather pick a convict than Obama.

# in-numbers - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Rain, post offices and skyscrapers: the week in statistics
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Rain, post offices and skyscrapers: the week in statistics

May 5th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,021 Views 1 Comment

Plus: Where does Ireland rank in the world press freedom index – and how many people are visiting Ireland this year?

# in-numbers - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Questions, run-offs and the latest census: the week in numbers
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Questions, run-offs and the latest census: the week in numbers

Apr 28th 2012, 7:30 PM 3,267 Views 5 Comments

Plus: what’s Ireland’s fastest-growing town – and how much does it cost to rent a parking pace for a civil servant?

# in-numbers - Sunday 22 April, 2012

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

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:15 PM 2,825 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?

# in-numbers - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics
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Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics

Apr 14th 2012, 7:30 PM 3,924 Views 1 Comment

How much does it cost to live? How much are we saving? How long do we have to get a job? And plenty more…

# in-numbers - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Skodas, jets and the Lotto: the week in statistics
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Skodas, jets and the Lotto: the week in statistics

Apr 7th 2012, 7:30 PM 5,599 Views 4 Comments

Our weekly wrap-up of the numbers that defined the week, like: how much did our 12 MEPs take in donations last year?

# in-numbers - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Census and celsius: the week in statistics
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Census and celsius: the week in statistics

Mar 31st 2012, 7:34 PM 3,998 Views 3 Comments

How many of us are there in Ireland? How hot was it here last week? And how much is Will Ferrell’s next film going to make?

# in-numbers - Friday 30 March, 2012

Recession emigration: a repeat path to the UK
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Recession emigration: a repeat path to the UK

Mar 30th 2012, 8:42 PM 4,409 Views 29 Comments

Emigration rises and falls with the economy.

# in-numbers - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Power, payments, politicians and planning: the Mahon Tribunal in numbers
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Power, payments, politicians and planning: the Mahon Tribunal in numbers

Mar 24th 2012, 7:00 PM 5,442 Views 25 Comments

How much did the report cost per page? How many times does it mention ‘corruption’? And who opposed setting it up?

# in-numbers - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Buses, oil and Facebook passwords: the week in statistics
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Buses, oil and Facebook passwords: the week in statistics

Mar 17th 2012, 7:00 PM 4,420 Views 4 Comments

Plus: An all-time record for Irish exports, and how many of the government’s 109 TDs were in the Dáíl on Wednesday night…

# in-numbers - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics
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Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics

Mar 10th 2012, 6:59 PM 2,064 Views 1 Comment

How much is the government overspending by? How much money is Greece about to save? And who’s the richest Irishman alive?

# in-numbers - Friday 9 March, 2012

Advisers, laundry and people kicked out: the new Dáil's first year in numbers
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Advisers, laundry and people kicked out: the new Dáil's first year in numbers

Mar 9th 2012, 2:09 PM 2,972 Views 8 Comments

Just how busy has the new government been? Well, they’ve cut their own pay – but they produce less legislation.

# in-numbers - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Prime numbers: The week in stats
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Prime numbers: The week in stats

Mar 3rd 2012, 6:59 PM 2,787 Views 3 Comments

Some people retiring, some people quitting, others starting new jobs, and some getting through an awful lot of printer ink…

# in-numbers - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Prime numbers: The week in stats
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Prime numbers: The week in stats

Feb 25th 2012, 6:59 PM 2,959 Views 0 Comments

Debts, draw-downs, state assets and lunar rock – all of that, and more, in your weekly numerical wrap-up.

# in-numbers - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Ireland by numbers: births, marriages and deaths
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Ireland by numbers: births, marriages and deaths

Feb 22nd 2012, 11:55 AM 12,730 Views 25 Comments

The Irish Mammy is getting older…