Home Tags Central Statistics Office

Tag: Central Statistics Office

3,200 Galway drivers aged over 80 – nine of them learners!

There were more than 3,200 licenced drivers over the age of 80 on Galway’s roads last year, new figures from the Central Statistics Office...

New Census figures reveal Galway to be the singles capital

If you’re searching for love, then you’re in the right place in Galway – the city is officially the singles capital of Ireland! Analysis of...

Woodquay the most expensive rental location in Galway City

Woodquay has overtaken Newcastle as the most expensive location in which to rent, according to new figures from the Central Statistics Office. Tenants in private...

Census shows Galway’s population continues to grow

The population of Galway city and county has reached more than 258,000 – an increase of three per cent – according to preliminary figures...

Unemployment levels continue to fall

The number of people on the Live Register across Galway is continuing to fall, with almost 13% fewer on the ‘dole’ since a year...

Dip in Galway marriages during recession

There was a collapse in the numbers of people marrying in Galway City once the recession hit, new figures reveal. During the ‘good times, in...


broken clouds
11 ° C
11 °
11 °
9 °
9 °
9 °
10 °
10 °