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Electoral Division Bearna (Part Rural) (CSO Area Code ED 27044)

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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 26 28 54
1 25 23 48
2 35 31 66
3 31 24 55
4 33 34 67
5 35 30 65
6 40 32 72
7 31 34 65
8 39 27 66
9 30 23 53
10 36 31 67
11 33 35 68
12 38 27 65
13 25 28 53
14 34 36 70
15 26 23 49
16 25 25 50
17 33 26 59
18 19 26 45
19 28 27 55
20-24 87 89 176
25-29 76 90 166
30-34 107 117 224
35-39 122 143 265
40-44 158 167 325
45-49 156 156 312
50-54 119 135 254
55-59 95 105 200
60-64 88 79 167
65-69 69 75 144
70-74 42 43 85
75-79 38 33 71
80-84 19 17 36
85+ 6 7 13
Total 1,804 1,826 3,630
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 953 879
Married 788 808
Separated 27 30
Divorced 10 32
Widowed 26 77
Total 1,804 1,826
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 2,996 3,290
UK 293 87
Poland 57 63
Lithuania 9 8
Other EU 27 57 51
Rest of World 157 57
Not stated 0 13
Total 3,569 3,569
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 3,239
White Irish Traveller 2
Other White 219
Black or Black Irish 18
Asian or Asian Irish 26
Other 38
Not stated 27
Total 3,569
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 3,296
Elsewhere in County 119
Elsewhere in Ireland 64
Outside Ireland 37
Total 3,516
Population by religion
Catholic 3,231
Other stated religion 141
No religion 224
Not stated 34
Total 3,630
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 66
French 56
Lithuanian 7
Other 131
Total 260
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 176
Well 52
Not well 16
Not at all 4
Not stated 12
Total 260
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 2,298
No 1,123
Not stated 41
Total 3,462
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 672
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 80
Outside education system, Daily 192
Outside education system, Weekly 258
Outside education system, Less often 798
Outside education system, Never 272
Outside education system, Not stated 26
Total 2,298
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 59 25 34
Weekly 9 5 4
Less often 9 2 7
Never 3 1 2
Total 80 33 47
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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 305 610 63
3 persons 190 570 217
4 persons 217 868 443
5 persons 170 850 513
6 or more persons 66 410 278
Total 948 3,308 1,514
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 0 242
1 child 101 125 0 226
2 children 124 71 40 235
3 children 86 36 54 176
4 children 31 7 21 59
5 or more children 2 0 8 10
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 308 30 6
All children aged fifteen or over 184 44 11
Other 112 9 2
Total number of family units 604 83 19
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 694 40 8
All children aged fifteen or over 326 62 15
Other 338 25 6
Total number of children 1,358 127 29
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 204 837
5-9 years 135 604
10-14 years 128 557
15-19 years 91 364
20+ years 148 462
Total 706 2,824
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 77 154
Empty nest 82 164
Retired 83 166
Pre-school 110 367
Early school 105 459
Pre-Adolescent 129 568
Adolescent 126 536
Adult 236 894
Total 948 3,308
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 344
1 123
2 259
3 250
4 or more 243
Total 1,219
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 192 192
Husband and wife 182 364
Cohabiting couple 39 78
Husband, wife and children 561 2,400
Cohabiting couple and children 19 70
Father and children 17 43
Mother and children 69 173
Couple and others 16 53
Couple, children and others 18 94
Father, children and others 1 4
Mother, children and others 10 40
Two or more family units 8 43
Non-family households and relations 18 42
Two or more non-related persons 19 47
Total 1,169 3,643
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 192 192
2 persons 300 600
3 persons 204 612
4 persons 221 884
5 persons 176 880
6 persons 63 378
7 persons 9 63
8 or more persons 4 34
Total 1,169 3,643
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 1,077 3,469
Flat/Apartment 82 158
Bed-sit 1 1
Caravan/Mobile Home 2 2
Not stated 7 13
Total 1,169 3,643
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 32 70
1919 to 1945 21 40
1946 to 1960 34 78
1961 to 1970 78 190
1971 to 1980 144 394
1981 to 1990 126 376
1991 to 2000 211 784
2001 to 2005 320 1,079
2006 or later 177 576
Not stated 24 54
Total 1,167 3,641
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 527 2,006
Owner occupied no mortgage 421 1,083
Rented from Private Landlord 195 499
Rented from Local Authority 7 21
Rented from Voluntary Body 1 1
Occupied free of rent 12 24
Not stated 4 7
Total 1,167 3,641
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 8 11
2 rooms 28 44
3 rooms 70 143
4 rooms 74 150
5 rooms 95 224
6 rooms 189 552
7 rooms 196 672
8 or more rooms 466 1,751
Not stated 41 94
Total 1,167 3,641
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 8
Oil 843
Natural Gas 116
Electricity 64
Coal (including anthracite) 24
Peat (including turf) 33
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 43
Wood (including wood pellets) 12
Other 17
Not stated 7
Total 1,167
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 931
Group scheme with local authority source 177
Group scheme with private source 12
Other private source 10
None 1
Not stated 36
Total 1,167
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 288
Individual septic tank 720
Other individual treatment 118
Other 12
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 29
Total 1,167
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 1,177
Unoccupied 186
Total 1,363
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 1
Number of persons 18
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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 803 714 1,517
Looking for first regular job 12 5 17
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 111 63 174
Student 184 189 373
Looking after home/family 11 236 247
Retired 165 152 317
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 27 20 47
Other 0 4 4
Total 1,313 1,383 2,696
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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 413 358 771
Managerial and technical 667 769 1,436
Non-manual 183 299 482
Skilled manual 253 98 351
Semi-skilled 97 86 183
Unskilled 36 24 60
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 155 192 347
Total 1,804 1,826 3,630
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 275 938
B Higher professional 219 768
C Lower professional 169 518
D Non-manual 142 399
E Manual skilled 69 213
F Semi-skilled 39 111
G Unskilled 19 53
H Own account workers 85 277
I Farmers 25 58
J Agricultural workers 4 11
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 123 297
Total 1,169 3,643
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 46 28 74
15 36 19 55
16 52 44 96
17 59 77 136
18 111 116 227
19 45 49 94
20 57 62 119
21 and over 455 455 910
Not stated 222 292 514
Total 1,083 1,142 2,225
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 184 189 373
Other 46 52 98
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 32 122 154
Arts 17 32 49
Humanities 25 50 75
Social sciences, Business and Law 205 233 438
Science, Mathematics and Computing 84 56 140
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 237 24 261
Agriculture and Veterinary 22 4 26
Health and Welfare 79 220 299
Services 48 63 111
Other subjects 0 3 3
Not Stated (including unknown) 334 335 669
Total 1,083 1,142 2,225
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 9 4 13
Primary Education 79 61 140
Lower Secondary 95 94 189
Upper Secondary 150 193 343
Technical or Vocational qualification 73 62 135
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 69 52 121
Higher Certificate 70 90 160
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 110 152 262
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 159 169 328
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 196 217 413
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 52 28 80
Not stated 21 20 41
Total 1,083 1,142 2,225
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 114
Bicycle 39
Bus, minibus or coach 91
Train, DART or LUAS 3
Motorcycle or scooter 8
Car driver 1,204
Car passenger 813
Van 82
Other 85
Not stated 53
Total 2,492
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 37
06:30-07:00 95
07:01-07:30 164
07:31-08:00 522
08:01-08:30 689
08:31-09:00 584
09:01-09:30 106
After 09:30 161
Not stated 58
Total 2,416
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 601
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 1,041
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 533
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 64
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 55
1 1/2 hours and over 31
Not stated 91
Total 2,416
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 35
15-24 26
25-44 55
45-64 82
65+ 92
Total 290
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 41 52
15-28 13 18
29-42 6 4
43+ 6 17
Not stated 9 8
Total 75 99
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 1,290 1,311 2,601
Good 398 396 794
Fair 87 76 163
Bad 9 13 22
Very bad 0 5 5
Not stated 20 25 45
Total 1,804 1,826 3,630
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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 143 63 206
Professional Occupations 248 294 542
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 114 80 194
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 22 127 149
Skilled Trades Occupations 183 13 196
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 15 53 68
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 34 55 89
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 60 22 82
Elementary Occupations 31 29 60
Not stated 64 41 105
Total 914 777 1,691
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 21 4
Building and construction 69 6
Manufacturing industries 100 48
Commerce and trade 215 163
Transport and communications 92 26
Public administration 31 23
Professional services 159 356
Other 116 88
Total 803 714
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 57
One motor car 356
Two motor cars 592
Three motor cars 127
Four or more motor cars 35
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 1,005
No 150
Not stated 12
Total 1,167
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 910
Other 84
No 165
Not stated 8
Total 1,167
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