State of the Nation’s Children – DCEDIY Publishes 2023 Edition

Minister Roderic O’Gorman, has today published the 2023 edition of the State of the Nation’s Children (SONC) report. This online report provides a comprehensive picture of our children’s lives by presenting key information on children’s health, behavioural and educational outcomes as well as their relationships with their parents and their friends. It also presents data on supports and services available to children.
SONC provides the most up-to-date data on the National Set of Child Wellbeing indicators, and:
• charts the wellbeing of children in Ireland
• tracks changes over time
• benchmarks progress in Ireland relative to other countries
Take a look at some key findings from 2023 below.
You can access the full report here: