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#Prime Numbers

# prime-numbers - Saturday 7 March, 2020

How many people got the Centenarian Bounty from the President last year? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The percentage of Ryanair’s Italian short-haul flights that have been cancelled due to Covid-19.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 29 February, 2020

How many households with 'excessive' water usage did Irish Water plan to charge?: It's the week in numbers

Plus: The fine a taxi company had to pay after it attempted to save money by switching a tamper-proof security seal on a meter.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 15 February, 2020

How many food businesses were ordered to close last month?: It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of NCT vehicle lifts that are in need of repair.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 1 February, 2020

How many metres is Ireland's longest bridge?: It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of NCT test centres that have recommenced underbody inspections for a limited number of drivers.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 25 January, 2020

How many drivers were hit with fines totalling €266k for not paying M50 tolls? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of people who have applied for a job on the Great Blasket Island.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 18 January, 2020

How many people don't want any of the party leaders to become Taoiseach?: It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of active insurance claims harvesting websites operating in Ireland

# prime-numbers - Saturday 11 January, 2020

How much has been spent on overseas travel for TDs and senators? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of food businesses that received closure orders last month.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 4 January, 2020

What's the average price of a house in Ireland? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of people who went without beds in Irish hospitals in 2019.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 28 December, 2019

How many public payphones are left in Ireland? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of people who gathered outside Brown Thomas for the St Stephen’s Day sales.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 21 December, 2019

How much is the minimum wage set to go up by next year? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The average rent of a house in Ireland.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 14 December, 2019

How much did the State spend on an airport in Connemara? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of food businesses ordered to close last month.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 7 December, 2019

How much more do renters pay to live near Dart or Luas stops? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of people who tuned in to watch the Late Late Toy Show.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 30 November, 2019

What's the average annual disposable income for Irish households? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The percentage of people who would like to see an Irish unity referendum take place in the next five years.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 23 November, 2019

How many people said they would now pay water charges? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The rent rise that some pensioners living in south Dublin council houses will be hit with next year.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 16 November, 2019

What's the average monthly price of rent in Ireland? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of towns and villages around Ireland releasing raw sewage into the environment every day.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 9 November, 2019

How many food businesses received closure orders last month? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The extra money that RTÉ would have if everyone with a TV paid their licence fee in 2018.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 2 November, 2019

How many Halloween-related incidents did firefighters respond to in Dublin? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of months that the Book of Kells will be removed from public display for.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 26 October, 2019

What's the typical price of a three-bedroom home near one of Dublin’s rail stations? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of motorists who were hit with fines totalling €205,000 after they failed to turn up to court.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 19 October, 2019

How much of Ireland's treated drinking water is lost in leaks? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of people who have applied for audience tickets for the Late Late Toy Show.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 12 October, 2019

How many food businesses received closure orders last month? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of Irish restaurants that received a Michelin star this week.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 5 October, 2019

What's the average asking price for newly listed homes? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The money that An Garda Síochána is planning to spend on memorabilia for its personnel.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 28 September, 2019

How much did visits from Trump and Pence cost An Garda Síochána? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The average cost of childcare per week in Ireland.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 21 September, 2019

How many people voted the Hail Mary as Ireland's favourite prayer? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of Leaving Certificate exam results that were upgraded after students successfully had their papers rechecked.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 14 September, 2019

How many people in Northern Ireland would vote for Irish unification? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of sandwich boards that Dublin City Council has seized from businesses.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 7 September, 2019

How much money is needed to rescue Dublin's historic Iveagh Markets? It's the week in numbers

Plus how many MPs voted to frustrate Boris Johnson’s Brexit plans.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 31 August, 2019

How many European countries have lost their measles-free status? It's the week in numbers

Plus the average starting salary for graduates.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 24 August, 2019

How many pints of Guinness have been pulled in the Dáil bar in 2019? It's the week in numbers

Plus the number of buildings lying empty managed by the Office of Public Works.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 17 August, 2019

How many people were offered a place in first CAO round? It's the week in numbers

Plus the number of people who were airlifted after getting into difficulty swimming off the Donegal coast.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 10 August, 2019

How much public debt does each person in the State have hanging over their head? It's the week in numbers

Plus: How many premises were left without electricity following heavy rains this week?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 3 August, 2019

How many people tuned in to watch the Love Island finale? It's the week in numbers

Plus the number of people who were recorded living in emergency accommodation last month.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 27 July, 2019

How many eFlow customers were charged twice for last month? It's the week in numbers

Plus The number of ministerial advisers whose pay breaches the maximum salary for their roles.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 20 July, 2019

How many people said they don't conserve water because of how often it rains in Ireland? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The amount of unfit or illegal meat and food products seized at Irish ports and airports.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 13 July, 2019

How many times has untreated wastewater overflowed into Dublin Bay since 2015? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of food businesses issued with closure orders in June.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 6 July, 2019

How much did TDs' and senators' salaries cost the tax-payer last year? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The percentage of homes for rent in Ireland beyond the reach of people dependent on state housing benefits.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 29 June, 2019

What was the hottest ever temperature recorded in France this week? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of manufacturing jobs worldwide that robots are expected to take by 2030.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 22 June, 2019

How much will restaurants be fined for not displaying a tips policy? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of people who have applied for an Irish passport so far this year.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 15 June, 2019

How many food businesses received closure orders last month? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The tender issued for on-site fitness instructors at the gym next to Leinster House.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 8 June, 2019

How many Dublin beaches are affected by the current bathing ban? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The increase that Dublin has seen in its congestion levels.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 1 June, 2019

What was the length of the Burmese python found in the Wicklow Mountains? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of Healy-Raes elected to Kerry County Council.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 18 May, 2019

How many complaints did RTÉ receive about a robot giving birth on the Late Late? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The number of complaints DCC has received about election posters.

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