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Date Last Updated: 27-03-2018

Survey Name:

Residential Property Price Index

Survey purpose:

To measure the change in the average level of prices paid for residential properties sold in Ireland, mix-adjusted to discount the effects of varying property characteristics.

Legislative Basis National:

Not applicable

Legislative Basis European:

Commission Regulation (EU) No 93/2013 of 1 February 2013



Statistical Population:

All dwellings purchased by households in the residential property market.

Sampling Frame:

Not Applicable

Reference Area:

State, Regional, County and Eircode Routing Key

Time Coverage:

2005 - 2017

Base Period:

January 2005

Sector Coverage:

Not Applicable

Survey Size:

Not Applicable

Principal Variables:

The principal variables used in price modelling are the purchase price, total floor area, dwelling type, geographical location and Small Area deprivation.

Principal External Users:

National Accounts and other sections in the CSO; Other government departments and agencies; Eurostat ; economic analysts; researchers and academics; media commentators and the general public.

Contact Organisation:

Central Statistics Office

Business Area:

Business Statistics

Contact Person:

Gregg Patrick

Contact Person Function:


Other Business Area Specialists:

Dan Gallagher

Contact email:

Contact phone number:

(+353) 21 453 5000