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Electoral Division Blackrock-Newpark (CSO Area Code ED 05013)

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Theme 1: Sex, Age and Marital Status

Population aged 0-19 by sex and year of age, persons aged 20+ by sex and age group
Age Male Female Total
0 12 10 22
1 9 12 21
2 8 12 20
3 10 17 27
4 14 13 27
5 9 17 26
6 11 14 25
7 17 9 26
8 10 14 24
9 15 11 26
10 16 11 27
11 11 9 20
12 12 19 31
13 17 25 42
14 14 11 25
15 14 22 36
16 11 11 22
17 14 7 21
18 11 15 26
19 24 15 39
20-24 72 79 151
25-29 44 50 94
30-34 37 39 76
35-39 62 60 122
40-44 77 89 166
45-49 73 88 161
50-54 68 78 146
55-59 60 72 132
60-64 68 79 147
65-69 64 56 120
70-74 40 66 106
75-79 42 44 86
80-84 18 39 57
85+ 17 50 67
Total 1,001 1,163 2,164
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 482 522
Married 467 480
Separated 8 27
Divorced 12 23
Widowed 32 111
Total 1,001 1,163
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 1,791 1,935
UK 160 69
Poland 7 7
Lithuania 0 0
Other EU 27 63 58
Rest of World 121 64
Not stated 0 9
Total 2,142 2,142
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 1,917
White Irish Traveller 0
Other White 168
Black or Black Irish 3
Asian or Asian Irish 21
Other 16
Not stated 17
Total 2,142
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 1,985
Elsewhere in County 88
Elsewhere in Ireland 21
Outside Ireland 27
Total 2,121
Population by religion
Catholic 1,608
Other stated religion 240
No religion 289
Not stated 27
Total 2,164
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 6
French 63
Lithuanian 0
Other 107
Total 176
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 115
Well 33
Not well 21
Not at all 1
Not stated 6
Total 176
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 1,015
No 1,069
Not stated 17
Total 2,101
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 264
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 21
Outside education system, Daily 41
Outside education system, Weekly 64
Outside education system, Less often 359
Outside education system, Never 261
Outside education system, Not stated 5
Total 1,015
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 12 1 11
Weekly 7 3 4
Less often 0 0 0
Never 2 2 0
Total 21 6 15
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Theme 4: Families

Families, family members and children in families, by size of family
Size of family Number of families Number of persons in families Number of children in families
2 persons 232 464 48
3 persons 118 354 136
4 persons 133 532 270
5 persons 73 365 221
6 or more persons 19 119 81
Total 575 1,834 756
Family units with children by size and age of children
All children under 15 All children 15 or over Children both under and over 15 Total
No children 0 0 0 184
1 child 42 106 0 148
2 children 61 58 28 147
3 children 38 16 21 75
4 children 6 4 8 18
5 or more children 0 1 2 3
Family units with children by type of family and age of children
Couples with children Lone mothers with children Lone fathers with children
Number of families
All children aged under fifteen 131 16 0
All children aged fifteen or over 134 44 7
Other 54 5 0
Total number of family units 319 65 7
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 278 24 0
All children aged fifteen or over 224 60 7
Other 150 13 0
Total number of children 652 97 7
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 82 341
5-9 years 51 214
10-14 years 73 301
15-19 years 56 222
20+ years 129 388
Total 391 1,466
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 30 60
Empty nest 66 132
Retired 88 176
Pre-school 33 111
Early school 59 248
Pre-Adolescent 55 221
Adolescent 61 251
Adult 183 635
Total 575 1,834
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 265
1 76
2 213
3 176
4 or more 136
Total 866
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 174 174
Husband and wife 154 308
Cohabiting couple 18 36
Husband, wife and children 296 1,202
Cohabiting couple and children 9 31
Father and children 5 10
Mother and children 56 143
Couple and others 9 29
Couple, children and others 10 54
Father, children and others 1 3
Mother, children and others 5 17
Two or more family units 6 30
Non-family households and relations 14 33
Two or more non-related persons 19 59
Total 776 2,129
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 174 174
2 persons 227 454
3 persons 135 405
4 persons 134 536
5 persons 82 410
6 persons 20 120
7 persons 3 21
8 or more persons 1 9
Total 776 2,129
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 730 2,055
Flat/Apartment 34 50
Bed-sit 0 0
Caravan/Mobile Home 0 0
Not stated 12 24
Total 776 2,129
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 9 24
1919 to 1945 8 21
1946 to 1960 162 435
1961 to 1970 249 690
1971 to 1980 184 544
1981 to 1990 74 219
1991 to 2000 11 36
2001 to 2005 9 26
2006 or later 43 75
Not stated 27 59
Total 776 2,129
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 295 1,032
Owner occupied no mortgage 358 789
Rented from Private Landlord 63 204
Rented from Local Authority 32 54
Rented from Voluntary Body 7 7
Occupied free of rent 8 14
Not stated 13 29
Total 776 2,129
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 4 5
2 rooms 20 30
3 rooms 18 24
4 rooms 37 85
5 rooms 115 262
6 rooms 190 475
7 rooms 204 645
8 or more rooms 168 556
Not stated 20 47
Total 776 2,129
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 8
Oil 160
Natural Gas 564
Electricity 18
Coal (including anthracite) 3
Peat (including turf) 2
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 1
Wood (including wood pellets) 1
Other 6
Not stated 13
Total 776
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 737
Group scheme with local authority source 21
Group scheme with private source 0
Other private source 0
None 0
Not stated 18
Total 776
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 750
Individual septic tank 2
Other individual treatment 0
Other 0
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 24
Total 776
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 777
Unoccupied 45
Total 822
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 2
Number of persons 59
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Theme 8: Principal Status

Population aged 15 years and over by principal economic status and sex
Principal Economic Status Male Female Total
At work 418 399 817
Looking for first regular job 7 5 12
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 50 26 76
Student 135 140 275
Looking after home/family 6 154 160
Retired 182 211 393
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 17 21 38
Other 1 3 4
Total 816 959 1,775
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Theme 9: Social Class and Socio-Economic Group

Population by sex and social class
Social Class Male Female Total
Professional workers 181 150 331
Managerial and technical 495 508 1,003
Non-manual 102 238 340
Skilled manual 83 44 127
Semi-skilled 38 30 68
Unskilled 12 11 23
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 90 182 272
Total 1,001 1,163 2,164
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 202 624
B Higher professional 120 350
C Lower professional 130 382
D Non-manual 118 286
E Manual skilled 24 77
F Semi-skilled 26 59
G Unskilled 7 22
H Own account workers 36 97
I Farmers 1 4
J Agricultural workers 2 2
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 110 226
Total 776 2,129
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 17 21 38
15 12 11 23
16 31 45 76
17 39 68 107
18 80 90 170
19 19 34 53
20 32 33 65
21 and over 221 222 443
Not stated 202 262 464
Total 653 786 1,439
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 135 140 275
Other 28 33 61
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 17 71 88
Arts 29 24 53
Humanities 28 34 62
Social sciences, Business and Law 173 196 369
Science, Mathematics and Computing 60 41 101
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 108 16 124
Agriculture and Veterinary 7 3 10
Health and Welfare 17 98 115
Services 15 15 30
Other subjects 0 0 0
Not Stated (including unknown) 199 288 487
Total 653 786 1,439
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 3 2 5
Primary Education 38 46 84
Lower Secondary 44 77 121
Upper Secondary 124 203 327
Technical or Vocational qualification 41 45 86
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 29 24 53
Higher Certificate 36 30 66
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 64 85 149
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 132 120 252
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 107 112 219
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 24 8 32
Not stated 11 34 45
Total 653 786 1,439
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 233
Bicycle 105
Bus, minibus or coach 193
Train, DART or LUAS 58
Motorcycle or scooter 13
Car driver 491
Car passenger 168
Van 11
Other 52
Not stated 19
Total 1,343
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 32
06:30-07:00 59
07:01-07:30 107
07:31-08:00 227
08:01-08:30 432
08:31-09:00 238
09:01-09:30 62
After 09:30 115
Not stated 20
Total 1,292
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 322
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 449
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 290
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 116
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 62
1 1/2 hours and over 9
Not stated 44
Total 1,292
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 14
15-24 24
25-44 39
45-64 64
65+ 171
Total 312
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 18 28
15-28 4 6
29-42 2 3
43+ 4 14
Not stated 6 2
Total 34 53
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 672 755 1,427
Good 235 264 499
Fair 72 97 169
Bad 7 22 29
Very bad 3 5 8
Not stated 12 20 32
Total 1,001 1,163 2,164
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Theme 13: Occupation

Persons at work or unemployed by occupation and sex
Occupation Males Females Total
Managers, Directors and Senior Officials 94 31 125
Professional Occupations 127 142 269
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 86 52 138
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 32 97 129
Skilled Trades Occupations 43 8 51
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 9 41 50
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 21 18 39
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 17 1 18
Elementary Occupations 21 7 28
Not stated 18 28 46
Total 468 425 893
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3 0
Building and construction 19 2
Manufacturing industries 36 15
Commerce and trade 154 122
Transport and communications 67 31
Public administration 33 25
Professional services 63 159
Other 43 45
Total 418 399
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 88
One motor car 302
Two motor cars 328
Three motor cars 48
Four or more motor cars 10
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 641
No 119
Not stated 16
Total 776
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 604
Other 32
No 125
Not stated 15
Total 776
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