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CSO explains discrepancies between Census and Department of Housing figures for new houses

CSO explains discrepancies between Census and Department of Housing figures for new houses

The Central Statistics Office has explained the discrepancy between its figures on the number of new houses built and the Department of Housing's figures at an Oireachtas committee meeting. The CSO's Census figures published in recent weeks showed Ireland's housing stock increased by 8,800 units between 2011…