Category Archives: Visualisations

Graphing tax outturn since 1984

I have excluded some minor headings but these are the main ones (actual outturn, thousands of million)

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NAMA enforcement properties – mapped

During the week NAMA released this document (thanks NWL) showing the addresses of properties subject to enforcement action. Unfortunately as is often the case with public authorities they released the data in PDF table format, rather than as a spreadsheet. … Continue reading

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Some economic stats

There has been lots of talk this week about turning corners. Here are some stats, without comment, from the CSO. Source spreadsheet Source spreadsheet Next: Seasonally Adjusted Annual Average Standardised Unemployment Rates (SUR) (%) by Year And to be more … Continue reading

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Fine Gael: East v West?

Kennyites in blue. Brutonites in yellow. Undecided in red. As per Irish Times today. Quickly plotted, pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey style. View Fine Gael Leadership Election in a larger map

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Expenses visualisation and spreadsheets

CORRECTION: One of the headings was incorrect. It is travel and subsistence not mobile phones that the most money was spent on. Somehow the headings got shifted across in the totals column. Apologies. I’ve been messing with Gav’s spreadsheets. Here’s … Continue reading

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Namaland – A walkabout

Strolled about Dublin’s docklands area and took a few shots, see video below. Archive audio from media appearances between 2005 and 2008. Mostly Bertie Ahern, Sean Fitzpatrick, Michael Fingleton and Sean Fleming TD. Most of the images are pinned on … Continue reading

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CAP distribution map

Geographic.ie have kindly mapped CAP 2009 payments on a per farmer basis by county, based on 2006 census data and the farmsubsidy.org dataset of 137k+ payments totaling €1.9bn. The spreadsheet used to produce the map is here.

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Export subsidy data

I’ve been messing around with the €457m Irish milk export subsidy data from 2001 to 2009. I’ve created a pivot chart of the data here: Most of the milk export subsidy claims related to Morocco, at 11% or €51m. Georgia … Continue reading

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Anglo losses

Inspired by a visualisation done last year of $1 trillion, I spent a little time playing with Google Sketchup to try and understand just how much money Anglo (ie the public) is expected to lose in its latest fiscal year. … Continue reading

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Analysis and visualisation of tax default list 2009

The final quarter of the list of tax defaulters fined or penalised by Revenue during 2009 was published last week. As usual details for name, address and penalties incurred for each defaulter, along with some information on the individual’s occupation, … Continue reading

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