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Irish Statistics - Central Statistics Office
The Central Statistics Office was established in 1949 as Ireland's national statistical office.
A sample of the some of the core CSO publications (with links) are:
- Censuses – from 1926 onwards
- Statistical Yearbook of Ireland
- Vital Statistics
- Trade Statistics
- Small Area Populations Statistics
- Household Budget Survey
We stll receive this material in print and it is catalogued and is located in the Official Publication Serials collection. The Guide to CSO Publications and Information Services gives a detailed breakdown of all available CSO data and publications available.
For further information check out the resources on the CSO website.