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ECOFIN By Numbers

19.04.2013, 12:27 GMT


Seven days after the ECOFIN meeting in Dublin, here are seven ‘alternative’ numbers that can be added to the other figures mentioned during this Presidency event

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800

Litres of tap water were consumed in Dublin Castle during the event

1,042

Litres of tea and coffee was served in the media centre alone. With the centre being open for 37 hours in total, that is an average of 28l an hour

 

 

282

Journalists attended the meeting from 26 countries

69

People from 69 countries around the world watched the live coverage of the ECOFIN meetings over the weekend

39

There were 39 separate press briefings given by the Presidency, individual countries and EU organisations over the course of two days

68

We had our largest family photo to date with 68 people, of which 7 were wearing the Presidency tie

564

A Digital Presidency: 564 was the highest number of people who simultaneously used the uninterrupted Internet connection in Dublin Castle, reporting 0 problems

 

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