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#week in numbers

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 20 June, 2015

What's a 1c coin actually worth? (Hint: It's more than that.) Here’s the week in numbers

Plus: How many Clerys staff lost their jobs.

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 13 June, 2015

How much does it cost to have sex in space? It’s the week in numbers

Plus: How many bread deliveries does Irish Pride make every day?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 30 May, 2015

How many people came 'Home To Vote'? It’s the week in numbers

Plus: How many Mediterranean migrants have been saved by the Irish Navy?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 23 May, 2015

How many calories are in this artery clogging hotdog/burger crossbreed? It’s the week in numbers

Plus: How cheap is the world’s biggest selling beer?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 9 May, 2015

How old is Ireland's oldest gay bar? It’s the week in numbers

Plus: How much has the hacking scandal cost News Corp?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 2 May, 2015

How much did Protein World make from this controversial ad? It’s the week in numbers

Plus: How many listen to Ireland’s most popular radio show?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Sunday Independent, same-sex marriage and Snapchat: The week in numbers

Plus: How long were the water charge protesters jailed for?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 17 January, 2015

CDs are popular again and the gardaí new Fiat vans: The week in numbers

Plus: How many days to Christmas?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Red Rock, Eddie Hobbs, and "Al" Shatter: The week in numbers

Plus: How many extra seconds will we be getting in June?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Twink, Superquinn sausages, Irish Water, and punts: Ireland by numbers in 2014

How many pigs are in Ireland? How many people are paid minimum wage? So many questions…

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Obesity, Waterford Crystal, and a Massey Ferguson tractor: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of men in Ireland are overweight or obese?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Tesco, the IRA, and Carrauntoohil: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of deaths in Ireland are caused by cancer?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Wetherspoon's, Facebook, and the Luas: The week in numbers

Plus: How many cars have been bought in Ireland so far this year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Love/Hate, dolphins, and Garth Brooks: The week in numbers

Plus: What’s the average age for people getting married now?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Eamon Dunphy, Trinity College, and Auschwitz: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of people think the Irish economy will get better in the coming year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Ryanair, Tidy Towns, and directory inquiries: The week in numbers

Plus: How many badger body bags does the government need?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Raonaid Murray, Lego, and Brian Cody: The week in numbers

Plus: How much will the new Garda Commissioner be paid?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Apartments, fake apps and Mary Poppins: The week in numbers

Plus, how much would the birthplace of the GAA set you back?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Guinness, Facebook, and drink driving: The week in numbers

Plus: How many flights went in and out of Ireland’s airports last year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Poolbeg chimneys, Game of Thrones, and spicy burgers: The week in numbers

Plus: Just how sad is Garth Brooks about the whole concert debacle?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Portmarnock beach, Thomas Piketty, and butter coffee: The week in numbers

Plus: How many people in Ireland have a Skype account?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Brennan's bread, cannabis, and the world's heaviest man: The week in numbers

Plus: How many postmen are attacked by dogs every week.

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 26 April, 2014

The Wolf of Wall Street, Jameson, and Pope John Paul II: The week in numbers

Plus: How many letters and packages does An Post deal with in an average week?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Monorail, al-Qaeda, and Easter eggs: The week in numbers

Plus: How many Easter eggs are people planning to give tomorrow?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Flight 370, St Patrick's Day, and Death Row: The week in numbers

Plus: How many journeys were made on public transport in Ireland in one year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Paddy Power, obese kids, and identity cards: The week in numbers

Plus: How many candidates are running as ‘Independent Fine Gael’ in the local elections?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Happiness, GSOC, and WhatsApp: The week in numbers

Plus: How many homes are for sale in Dublin right now?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Sunbeds, Prince Harry, and Superquinn sausages: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of teenagers have received a sexual message online?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Peru Two, bank fraud and American tourists : The week in numbers

Plus: How many people voted Yes in the Seanad referendum when they meant to vote No?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 14 December, 2013

New gardai, dirty water and Roses: The week in numbers

Plus: What percentage of households in Ireland receive some sort of social welfare payment?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Mandela, the NSA and amazeyballs: The week in numbers

Plus: How much does the average family with two children spend on childcare every year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Madonna, blaas and Dubliners: The week in numbers

Plus: How many people can’t name their MEP? Hint: A lot.

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Twitter, Toronto mayor and mystery GPO woman: The week in numbers

Plus: how much will the average household spend on Christmas this year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Prince George, peat briquettes and David Norris: The week in numbers

Plus: How much money has the HSE spent so far this year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 7 September, 2013

John Waters, junior doctors and jail: The week in numbers

Plus: How much money did the bars in Leinster House make last year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Clerys, credit unions and clashes: The week in numbers

Plus: How many people have visited the church in Spain with the botched fresco of Jesus?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Heatwave, hepatitis and holiday: The week in numbers

Plus: how many 1 cent and 2 cent coins were minted in Ireland in the last eight years (and may soon be obsolete)?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 13 July, 2013

Paddling pools, pregnancy and PCs: The week in numbers

Plus – how many PCs were sold around the world so far this year?

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 22 June, 2013

SUSI, SARS and special education: The week in numbers

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

# week-in-numbers - Saturday 15 June, 2013

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

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