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Date Last Updated: 07-12-2022

Survey Name:

Industrial Production and Turnover

Survey purpose:

This survey provides short term indicators of current trends in volume of production and turnover.

Legislative Basis National:

Statutory Instrument (S.I.) No. 261 of 2019 - Statistics (Industrial Production and Turnover Inquiry) Order 2019.

Legislative Basis European:

Short-Term Statistics Regulation- Council Regulation (EC) No. 1165/98 of 19 May 1998 (as amended by Regulation (EC) No. 1158/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 6 July 2005).



Statistical Population:

Local units with at least 3 employees in NACE Rev. 2: NACE 05 - 35

Sampling Frame:

The survey frame is drawn from Census of Industrial Production (CIP) in the base year

Reference Area:

Republic of Ireland

Time Coverage:

The Industrial Production and Turnover indices (base year = 2015) are available from January 2015 and (at base year = 2010) from January 2010. The Industrial Production indices (base year = 2005) are available from January 1980 and the Monthly Turnover indices (base year = 2005) are available from January 2000 onwards (no breaks in either series).

Base Period:


Sector Coverage:

NACE Rev2.1 is used for NACE 05 –35 as follows: Production Index – NACE 05-35 Turnover Index –NACE 05-33

Survey Size:

The survey is a census of approximately 1400 local units

Principal Variables:

Production and Turnover.

Principal External Users:

Eurostat, IMF, Government, Central Bank, economic analysts.

Contact Organisation:

Central Statistics Office

Business Area:

Business Statistics

Contact Person:

Eamonn Cleary

Contact Person Function:


Other Business Area Specialists:

William Cantillon

Contact email:

Contact phone number:

(+353) 21 453 5000