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#year in numbers

# year-in-numbers - Monday 31 December, 2018

8km tailbacks, a €76,000 catering bill and a 36-hour visit: the numbers behind Pope Francis' visit to Ireland

The pope’s two-day visit was one of the most widely anticipated events of the year.

# year-in-numbers - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Record temperatures, referendum results and Love Island: It's the YEAR in numbers

We’ve had rising rents, hosepipe bans, stormy weather and a whole lot more.

# year-in-numbers - Saturday 30 December, 2017

So, exactly how many people watched Donald Trump's inauguration? It's the YEAR in numbers

We’ve had rising homelessness numbers, rising rents, lowering ages of country leaders and a whole lots more besides.

# year-in-numbers - Friday 30 December, 2016

Lotto wins, election votes and Olympic medals - it's the YEAR in numbers

From celebrity deaths, to centenary commemorations – 2016 was certainly a year to remember (or forget).

# year-in-numbers - Saturday 31 December, 2011

2011: The Year in Numbers

From #aras11 to #ge11, from Ireland’s economic black hole to the controversial household charge: We bring you all the important numbers of 2011.