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September 30, 2019

New national survey on the prevalence of sexual violence in Ireland 2019 (Central Statistics Office )

In December 2017, at the request of the Minister for Justice and Equality, the Central Statistics Office (CSO) took part in a working group whose role […]
September 27, 2019

The range and magnitude of alcohol’s harm to others A report delivered to the Five Nations Health Improvement Network 2019 (Public Health England)

This review aims to describe these harms to others from existing surveys published in countries which are members of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. The […]
September 27, 2019

Alcohol county profiles 2019 (Health Service Executive and Alcohol Forum)

These profiles present data on alcohol-related harms and alcohol retail at county level. Data on alcohol related deaths, hospital admissions, social impact measures and alcohol licences […]
September 25, 2019

Northern Ireland Registry of Self-Harm Three-Year Report 2012/13 to 2014/15 (Public Health Agency )

This is the third regional report from the Northern Ireland Self-Harm Registry, covering the period 1st April 2012 to 31st March 2015. The National Self-Harm Registry […]
September 25, 2019

Inquested deaths in Ireland: A study of routine data and recording procedures 2007 (National Suicide Research Foundation)

For 3% of the 1,800 inquested deaths in 2002, the deceased had resided outside of Ireland. Almost half of these individuals had resided in Northern Ireland […]
September 25, 2019

Alcohol and suicides in Northern Ireland (coroners data) – Substance misuse in life and death in a 2-year cohort of suicides 2016 (The British Journal of Psychiatry)

Although substance misuse is a key risk factor in suicide, relatively little is known about the relationship between lifetime misuse and misuse at the time of […]
September 25, 2019

Alcohol involvement in suicides in Northern Ireland – Death by Suicide: A Report Based on the Northern Ireland Coroner’s Database (HSC Research and Development Division, Public Health Agency )

Potentially new information, especially relating to the characteristics of those who had died by suicide was made available through the Coroner’s Office. The information made available […]
September 25, 2019

“Alcohol consumption, harm and policy response fact sheets for 30 European countries ” 2018 (World Health Organization)

In this publication, 30 country fact sheets for EU Member States, Norway and Switzerland (referred to as the EU+) are presented. They provide national-level indicators on […]
September 25, 2019

Trends in Alcohol Consumption 2016 UK (World Health Organization)

Status report on alcohol consumption, harm and policy responses in United Kingdom.  Read more: http://www.euro.who.int/__data/assets/pdf_file/0013/402205/ACHP_FS_UnitedKingdom.pdf?ua=1
September 25, 2019

Trends in Alcohol Consumption 2016 RoI (World Health Organization )

Status report on alcohol consumption, harm and policy responses in Ireland.  Read more: http://www.euro.who.int/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/402189/ACHP_FS_Ireland.pdf?ua=1
September 25, 2019

Alcohol intoxication in drowning statistics – A Report on drowning in the Republic of Ireland 1988 – 2012 (Irish Water Safety )

A considerable 27% of drowning for the period 1988 – 2012 involved some level of intoxication (light to heavy), however as in nearly a third (31%) […]
September 25, 2019

Statistics by topics: Unhealthy Behaviours 2018 (Department of Health)

Summary of graphs and tables in relation to the  Health of the Population. Includes: Number of Cases in Treatment for Problem Drug and Alcohol Use, Alcohol […]
September 25, 2019

National Self Harm Registry Ireland Annual Report 2017 (National Self-Harm Registry Ireland)

This is the sixteenth annual report from the National Self-Harm Registry Ireland. It is based on data collected on persons presenting to hospital emergency departments following […]
September 25, 2019

National Self Harm Registry Ireland Annual Report 2016 (National Self-Harm Registry Ireland)

This is the fifteenth annual report from the National Self-Harm Registry Ireland. It is based on data collected on persons presenting to hospital emergency departments (EDs) […]
September 25, 2019

National Self Harm Registry Ireland Annual Report 2015 (National Self-Harm Registry Ireland)

This is the fourteenth annual report from the National Self-Harm Registry Ireland. The Registry is funded by the HSE’s National Office for Suicide Prevention. It is […]
September 25, 2019

National Self Harm Registry Ireland Annual Report 2014 (National Self-Harm Registry Ireland)

This is the thirteenth annual report from the National Self-Harm Registry Ireland. It is based on data collected on persons presenting to hospital emergency departments as […]
September 25, 2019

National Registry of Deliberate Self Harm Ireland Annual Report 2013 (National Self-Harm Registry Ireland)

This is the twelfth annual report from the National Registry of Deliberate Self Harm. It is based on data collected on persons presenting to hospital emergency […]
September 25, 2019

National Registry of Deliberate Self Harm Ireland Annual Report 2012 (National Self-Harm Registry Ireland)

The eleventh annual report from the National Registry of Deliberate Self Harm. It is based on data collected on persons presenting to hospital emergency departments as […]
September 25, 2019

Alcohol treatment in Ireland 2011 to 2017 (Health Research Board)

This is the annually updated bulletin from the National Drug Treatment Reporting System (NDTRS) on cases of treated problem alcohol use in Ireland. It covers the […]
August 28, 2019

Fatal and Serious (KSI) Road Traffic Collisions caused by Drink Driving (2013-2017) (Department for Infrastructure NI)

This statistical brief reviews PSNI road traffic collision data from 2013 to 2017 to identify any emerging issues regarding drink drive collisions in relation to when […]
May 20, 2019

Alcohol Retail Outlet Density Northern Ireland 2018 (Dep for Communities)

The Department for Communities Social Policy Unit, is responsible for the alcohol licensing in Northern Ireland. Evidence from other countries shows a significant relationship between alcohol […]
May 20, 2019

National Drug Treatment Reporting System 2011-2017 drug data (HRB)

Latest figures from the Health Research Board show 63,303 cases presented for treatment for problem drug use (excluding alcohol) between 2011 and 2017. The number of […]
May 16, 2019

Tables from Health Survey Northern Ireland 2018 (Dep Health NI)

Tables outlining: adult and child BMI levels, the foods people eat on most days of the week and fruit & vegetable intake, the amount of physical […]
May 16, 2019

Alcohol Action Ireland comments on latest alcohol consumption data for 2018

Alcohol Action Ireland today (Tues, 12 March 2019) note the data released by Revenue: provisional alcohol clearances and receipts 2018. This data disappointingly indicates that alcohol […]
May 16, 2019

EU Health Equity Pilot Project 2016-2018 (EU Commission)

The European Commission  Health Equity Pilot Project provided support for knowledge sharing and policy development to reduce health inequalities in the European Union, with a focus […]
May 16, 2019

Alcohol treatment in Ireland 2010 – 2016 (HRB)

This is the updated bulletin from the National Drug Treatment Reporting System (NDTRS) on cases of treated problem alcohol use in Ireland from 2010 to 2016. […]
May 16, 2019

Healthy Ireland Outcomes Framework (DoH Ireland)

Published 21 Dec 2018 Harmful use of alcohol is one of the health status indicators featured in the Healthy Ireland Outcomes Framework. This indicator is based […]
May 16, 2019

Cross Border Shopping Survey (CSO) – Quarter 1 2018

The Cross Border Shopping survey was included in the General Household Survey (GHS) in the first quarter (January to March) of 2018. One member of each […]
November 30, 2018

Health Survey Northern Ireland 2017/18 (Department of Health Northern Ireland)

20 November 2018 The fieldwork for HSNI was conducted from April 2017 to March 2018. Data were collected from those aged 16 and over in private […]
November 30, 2018

Alcohol and Crime: Getting the Facts (Alcohol Action Ireland)

Alcohol plays a key role in crimes such as public order offences, assault and murder, as well as rape and sexual assault1. This is in addition […]
November 30, 2018

National Self-harm Registry Ireland – Annual Report 2016

The National Self-Harm Registry Ireland (NSHRI) was established over fifteen years ago at the request of the Department of Health and Children, by the National Suicide […]
November 30, 2018

Alcohol’s harm to others in Ireland (HSE)

In Ireland, the burden of alcohol related harm is often experienced by those around the drinker, be they family member, friend, co-worker or innocent ‘bystander’. Alcohol’s […]
November 30, 2018

Young People, Alcohol and Sex: What’s Consent Got To Do With It? (Rape Crisis Network Ireland)

This qualitative study explores the intersection of university students’ attitudes to alcohol use and consent to engage in sexual activity. The study was carried out by […]
November 28, 2018

Growing up in Ireland: Key Findings Child Cohort at 17/18 Years – National Longitudinal Study of Children (ESRI)

This Key Finding reports on data from the third wave of interviews with Growing Up in Ireland’s older Child Cohort, when the young people were 17/18 […]
November 28, 2018

Hidden Harm Action Plan (PHA/HSCB)

This Hidden Harm Action Plan prepared jointly by the PHA and HSCB aims to provide direction, guidance, and clarity in addressing Hidden Harm in Northern Ireland. […]
November 28, 2018

Statistics on Drink and Drug Driving in Northern Ireland (PSNI)

Compiled November 2017 This report presents, for the first time, a range of statistics on drink/drug driving, covering the areas of Preliminary Breath Tests and also […]
November 28, 2018

Northern Ireland Registry of Self-Harm Three-Year Report 2012/13 to 2014/15 (Public Health Agency)

This is the third regional report from the Northern Ireland Self-Harm Registry, covering the period 1st April 2012 to 31st March 2015. The National Self-Harm Registry […]
November 28, 2018

Young Persons’ Behaviour and Attitude Survey 2016 Health Modules (DHSSPSNI)

The Young Persons’ Behaviour and Attitudes Survey (YPBAS) is a school based survey carried out among 11-16 year olds. It is commissioned jointly by a number […]
November 28, 2018

Adult Drinking Patterns in Northern Ireland 2013 (DHSSPSNI)

This report presents the main findings of the Adult Drinking Patterns Survey 2013. Public Health Information and Research Branch within the Department of Health, Social Services […]
November 27, 2018

Minimum unit pricing – modelling study Northern Ireland (University of Sheffield)

In 2009, the Sheffield Alcohol Research Group (SARG) at Sheffield University developed the Sheffield Alcohol Policy Model version 2.0 (SAPM) to appraise the potential impact of […]
November 27, 2018

Minimum unit pricing – modelling study Republic of Ireland (University of Sheffield)

In 2009, the Sheffield Alcohol Research Group (SARG) at Sheffield University developed the Sheffield Alcohol Policy Model version 2.0 (SAPM) to appraise the potential impact of […]
November 27, 2018

Alcohol duties in Northern Ireland and the UK (HM Revenue & Customs)

Read more: https://www.gov.uk/topic/business-tax/alcohol-duties
November 27, 2018

Quarterly alcohol excise receipts and volumes (Office of the Revenue Commissioners)

Breakdown of excise receipts and volume by quarter for tobacco and alcohol. Read more: https://www.revenue.ie/en/corporate/documents/statistics/excise/quarterly-alcohol-breakdown.pdf
November 27, 2018

Alcohol Tax (Office of the Revenue Commissioners)

Rates of Alcohol Products Tax for the various types of beverages that are excisable. Read more: https://www.revenue.ie/en/companies-and-charities/excise-and-licences/excise-duty-rates/alcohol-products-tax.aspx
November 27, 2018

Retail sales – categories incl. food, beverages and tobacco/bars (CSO)

Read more: https://www.cso.ie/px/pxeirestat/statire/SelectVarVal/Define.asp?Maintable=RSM03&PLanguage=0
November 27, 2018

Alcohol excise receipts by commodity (Office of the Revenue Commissioners)

Historical breakdown of alcohol excise receipts by commodity. Read more: https://www.revenue.ie/en/corporate/information-about-revenue/statistics/excise/receipts-volume-and-price/receipts-historic-alcohol.aspx
November 27, 2018

Register of Renewed Liquor Licences (Office of the Revenue Commissioners)

List of current valid liquor licences renewed for 2018/19 (in accordance with relevant legislation) Read more: https://www.revenue.ie/en/corporate/information-about-revenue/statistics/excise/licences/liquor-licences.aspx
November 8, 2018

Trends in Health Behaviours, Health Outcomes and Contextual Factors between 1998-2014: Findings from the Irish Health Behaviour in School-aged Children Study (HBSC Trend)

The Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) trends report presents findings on indicators of children’s health and wellbeing between 1998 and 2014. The report is divided […]
November 8, 2018

Growing Up in Ireland: National Longitudinal Study of Children – CHILD COHORT Qualitative Study (ESRI)

The qualitative studies which are part of Growing Up in Ireland involve interviews with sub-samples of 122 children and their parents. They are designed to complement […]
November 8, 2018

National Drug Treatment Reporting System 2010 to 2016 data – Alcohol Treatment (Health Research Board)

This is the updated bulletin from the National Drug Treatment Reporting System(NDTRS) on cases of treated problem alcohol use in Ireland from 2010 to 2016. In […]
November 8, 2018

Global Alcohol Report: Ireland – 2010 (World Health Organization)

Read more: http://www.who.int/substance_abuse/publications/global_alcohol_report/profiles/irl.pdf?ua=1
November 8, 2018

Healthy Ireland Survey Results

The Healthy Ireland Survey is an annual survey of the health and wellbeing of the population, furnishing data which provide an up-to-date picture of the nation’s health. This […]
November 6, 2018

Alcohol consumption in Ireland 2013: analysis of a national alcohol diary survey (Health Research Board)

The main objective of the National Alcohol Diary Survey was to estimate personal consumption of, and expenditure on, alcohol among the general population aged 18–75 years […]
November 6, 2018

HRB Overview Series 10: Alcohol in Ireland: consumption, harm, cost and policy response (Health Research Board)

HRB: 1984-2014 The data in this Overview are based predominantly on published Irish literature and existing information systems. We used the HRB National Drugs Library (http:// […]
November 6, 2018

International alcohol consumption: 2017 (OCED)

Data 2017 or latest available at time of publication Alcohol consumption is defined as annual sales of pure alcohol in litres per person aged 15 years […]
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