Monday Quiz 37 – Health and Helicopters

March 3, 2008 at 1:04 am Leave a comment

On this week last year (Mar 3 to Mar 9, 2007):

  • How many Irish people wanted to lose weight, and how much weight on average did they want to lose?
  • How many Irish people said that watching television was their most common way of passing time outside of work?
  • How many people were on the Irish sex offenders’ register?
  • How many Irish people were being infected with the MRSA superbug every year?
  • How many helicopters were registered in Ireland?

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Answers

  • Half of all Irish people wanted to lose an average of a stone and a half of weight each.
  • 96%. The next most popular pastimes were eating out (78%) and going to the pub (73%).
  • 1,110.
  • Up to 30,000.
  • 140. There were maybe another 60 helicopters registered abroad but based in Ireland.
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