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# prime-numbers - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Eggs, earthquakes and Euromillions: The week in numbers
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Eggs, earthquakes and Euromillions: The week in numbers

Jun 29th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,641 Views 5 Comments

Plus – how much of your internet connection should you actually be paying for?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 22 June, 2013

SUSI, SARS and special education: The week in numbers
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SUSI, SARS and special education: The week in numbers

Jun 22nd 2013, 7:30 PM 3,248 Views 0 Comments

Plus: how much does it cost to buy a vote in Meath East?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Vegas, trigonometry and The Pirate Bay: The week in numbers
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Vegas, trigonometry and The Pirate Bay: The week in numbers

Jun 15th 2013, 7:30 PM 7,549 Views 8 Comments

Just how effective will the High Court’s order against The Pirate Bay be? Find out here.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Heatwaves, princesses and pulped paper:  The week in numbers
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Heatwaves, princesses and pulped paper: The week in numbers

Jun 8th 2013, 7:30 PM 7,199 Views 4 Comments

How many trees need to be cut down so that the country’s teenagers can answer the State exams? Find out here…

# prime-numbers - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Heat waves and earthquakes: The week in numbers
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Heat waves and earthquakes: The week in numbers

Jun 1st 2013, 7:30 PM 8,611 Views 3 Comments

How hot was it on Thursday? How much do Irish people over-drink? And how much reading does James Reilly have this weekend?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Micras, broadcasters and the Eurovision: The week in numbers
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Micras, broadcasters and the Eurovision: The week in numbers

May 25th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,616 Views 3 Comments

How much does the average RTÉ employee earn? And how much electricity can one tree disrupt?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Buses, TVs and the President of Iran: The week in numbers
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Buses, TVs and the President of Iran: The week in numbers

May 18th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,189 Views 1 Comment

Plus – find out how much you could make at the bookies if the Premier League is forced to hold an unprecedented play-off.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Captives, papers and the property tax: The week in numbers
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Captives, papers and the property tax: The week in numbers

May 11th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,623 Views 2 Comments

YouTube’s going to charge you to watch some channels in future. But how many channels? Find out in here…

# prime-numbers - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Crime, crisps and chocolate: The week in numbers
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Crime, crisps and chocolate: The week in numbers

May 4th 2013, 7:30 PM 8,074 Views 9 Comments

Plus: How long would it take Ulster Bank to lose Ronnie O’Sullivan’s winnings as world snooker champion?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Pennies, Penneys and a giant Martian penis: The week in numbers
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Pennies, Penneys and a giant Martian penis: The week in numbers

Apr 27th 2013, 7:30 PM 10,890 Views 12 Comments

How much does it actually cost to manufacture a 1c coin? And is it worth it?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Boston, borrowing and giant snails: The week in numbers
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Boston, borrowing and giant snails: The week in numbers

Apr 20th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,466 Views 1 Comment

Plus – find out why a French cabinet minister will be writing a cheque to Phil Hogan…

# prime-numbers - Saturday 13 April, 2013

PCs, parking tickets and Witches Dead: The week in numbers
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PCs, parking tickets and Witches Dead: The week in numbers

Apr 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,207 Views 5 Comments

Feeling happy about the world? Let us take your Saturday down a notch by reminding you of how banjaxed the banks might be.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Syria, schools, and time in traffic: The week in numbers
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Syria, schools, and time in traffic: The week in numbers

Apr 6th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,373 Views 1 Comment

If a journey through Dublin takes an hour with no traffic, how long does it take at the busiest time? Find out here…

# prime-numbers - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Snow, Sochi, and cyber attacks: The week in numbers
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Snow, Sochi, and cyber attacks: The week in numbers

Mar 30th 2013, 7:30 PM 3,563 Views 0 Comments

You think you saw a lot of snow this week? The folks in Sochi definitely have you beat.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Cyprus, stadiums, and shots on target: The week in numbers
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Cyprus, stadiums, and shots on target: The week in numbers

Mar 23rd 2013, 7:30 PM 5,550 Views 2 Comments

Plus: just how many of Ireland’s bankrupt are going to Britain to declare their insolvency?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Popes, parades and Gay Mitchell : The week in numbers
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Popes, parades and Gay Mitchell : The week in numbers

Mar 16th 2013, 7:30 PM 4,839 Views 4 Comments

How long is the Patrick’s Day parade in Dublin? And how many years has it been since there was a pope from outside Europe?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Subsidies, emigrants and speaking for 13 hours: The week in numbers
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Subsidies, emigrants and speaking for 13 hours: The week in numbers

Mar 9th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,860 Views 6 Comments

How many of Ireland’s homes are in significant mortgage arrears? And how many would-be emigrants would be leaving jobs behind?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Conclaves, censuses and Giggsy's teammates: The week in numbers
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Conclaves, censuses and Giggsy's teammates: The week in numbers

Mar 2nd 2013, 7:30 PM 5,890 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Giggs has played senior football for 23 years. How many different teammates do you think he’s had in that time?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Bail, bonds and old Facebook fogeys: The week in numbers
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Bail, bonds and old Facebook fogeys: The week in numbers

Feb 23rd 2013, 7:30 PM 5,524 Views 0 Comments

Just how long is the world’s longest kiss? And how do we know for sure that Valentine’s relics are in Dublin?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Popes, meteorites and marathon snogging: The week in numbers
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Popes, meteorites and marathon snogging: The week in numbers

Feb 16th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,182 Views 4 Comments

Just how long is the world’s longest kiss? And how do we know for sure that Valentine’s relics are in Dublin?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Lazarus, liquidation and Laundries: The week in numbers
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Lazarus, liquidation and Laundries: The week in numbers

Feb 9th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,092 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a hectic week of news – so here’s a stash of statistics to try and help you get your head around it.

# prime-numbers - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Kalydeco, Gardaí and Lar Corbett's Lotto: The week in numbers
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Kalydeco, Gardaí and Lar Corbett's Lotto: The week in numbers

Feb 2nd 2013, 7:30 PM 7,718 Views 5 Comments

Before the costs were cut, how many patients could you treat with Kalydeco if every TD gave up their expenses?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers
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Rouen, Robin Hood and Real Madrid: The week in numbers

Jan 26th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,438 Views 4 Comments

Also, how many of Kerry’s councillors actually favour relaxed drink-driving rules? And just how rich is Apple?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Gas, Gardaí and Tiny Dancers: The week in numbers
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Gas, Gardaí and Tiny Dancers: The week in numbers

Jan 19th 2013, 7:30 PM 8,853 Views 3 Comments

Just how popular IS the DublinBikes system? And how many spheres does a sex toy need to win approval from the ECJ?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Political donations, pregnancies and Love/Hate: The week in numbers
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Political donations, pregnancies and Love/Hate: The week in numbers

Jan 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 9,507 Views 3 Comments

How many women in Ireland smoke? Were consumers panicked by Budget announcements? And how many people watched Darren die?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Savings, shopping and J.Lo: The week in numbers
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Savings, shopping and J.Lo: The week in numbers

Jan 5th 2013, 7:30 PM 9,000 Views 4 Comments

Did Irish people get any better at saving in 2012? And how much will the next batch of new TDs pay for a pension?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Apple, Aguero, pubs and the Paralympics: The year in numbers
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Apple, Aguero, pubs and the Paralympics: The year in numbers

Dec 29th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,139 Views 0 Comments

How many Irish kids are trying ‘legal highs’ these days? And how much does it cost to (literally) kick a politician’s ass?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Instagram, Gangnam and partridges in pear trees: The week in numbers
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Instagram, Gangnam and partridges in pear trees: The week in numbers

Dec 22nd 2012, 7:30 PM 6,025 Views 3 Comments

How long does a Presidential website last? And how much does it pay to Assemble the Avengers?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Transport, texts and telecommuting: The week in numbers
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Transport, texts and telecommuting: The week in numbers

Dec 15th 2012, 7:30 PM 5,998 Views 1 Comment

How many SMS messages are sent in Ireland every second? And how many times could Greece buy Sergio Aguero?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Ties, galleries and Angela Merkel: The week in numbers
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Ties, galleries and Angela Merkel: The week in numbers

Dec 8th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,792 Views 10 Comments

How many houses will have to pay the ‘mansion tax’? And who could find that Budget 2013 has been generous to them?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Absent TDs, rapper dollars and 'The Talk': The week in numbers
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Absent TDs, rapper dollars and 'The Talk': The week in numbers

Dec 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 6,371 Views 1 Comment

What percentage of 13-year-old turn to their dads for sex and relationship advice? How many eggs narrowly missed Taoiseach Enda Kenny?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Bankers, whiskey and auto-diallers: The week in numbers
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Bankers, whiskey and auto-diallers: The week in numbers

Nov 24th 2012, 7:30 PM 9,459 Views 5 Comments

How many bank staff earn more than the ‘limit’? And just how big is the world’s biggest leaf pile?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Coke, cannabis and getting clean: Ireland's drug problem, in numbers
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Coke, cannabis and getting clean: Ireland's drug problem, in numbers

Nov 17th 2012, 7:30 PM 18,284 Views 65 Comments

How many Irish people have tried cocaine? How about cannabis? And how accessible is detox to those who need it?

# prime-numbers - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Fire, unemployment and the National Children's Hospital: The week in numbers
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Fire, unemployment and the National Children's Hospital: The week in numbers

Nov 3rd 2012, 7:30 PM 6,831 Views 7 Comments

How old is the Phoenix Park? And how many TDs could face sanction for failing to declare pay-offs?

# prime-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 6,362 Views 0 Comments

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

# prime-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 7,295 Views 3 Comments

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

# prime-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 6,390 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?

# prime-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 7,474 Views 7 Comments

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

# prime-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?

# prime-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 3,530 Views 0 Comments

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