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Electoral Division Oughterard (CSO Area Code ED 27159)

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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 20 16 36
1 18 19 37
2 10 15 25
3 24 25 49
4 14 20 34
5 17 18 35
6 15 12 27
7 20 15 35
8 19 17 36
9 15 18 33
10 18 12 30
11 14 15 29
12 20 24 44
13 18 18 36
14 19 16 35
15 13 24 37
16 25 16 41
17 14 17 31
18 14 13 27
19 22 14 36
20-24 82 70 152
25-29 58 65 123
30-34 75 77 152
35-39 105 113 218
40-44 98 108 206
45-49 102 105 207
50-54 98 106 204
55-59 66 69 135
60-64 70 78 148
65-69 67 61 128
70-74 44 41 85
75-79 31 32 63
80-84 19 27 46
85+ 11 33 44
Total 1,275 1,329 2,604
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 681 634
Married 504 501
Separated 32 40
Divorced 36 46
Widowed 22 108
Total 1,275 1,329
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 2,022 2,214
UK 281 127
Poland 23 24
Lithuania 19 20
Other EU 27 65 64
Rest of World 110 55
Not stated 0 16
Total 2,520 2,520
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 2,207
White Irish Traveller 5
Other White 258
Black or Black Irish 5
Asian or Asian Irish 16
Other 15
Not stated 14
Total 2,520
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 2,318
Elsewhere in County 109
Elsewhere in Ireland 28
Outside Ireland 29
Total 2,484
Population by religion
Catholic 2,243
Other stated religion 145
No religion 193
Not stated 23
Total 2,604
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 22
French 37
Lithuanian 21
Other 117
Total 197
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 115
Well 55
Not well 18
Not at all 1
Not stated 8
Total 197
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 1,160
No 1,314
Not stated 32
Total 2,506
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 309
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 13
Outside education system, Daily 83
Outside education system, Weekly 120
Outside education system, Less often 439
Outside education system, Never 192
Outside education system, Not stated 4
Total 1,160
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 10 3 7
Weekly 1 1 0
Less often 2 0 2
Never 0 0 0
Total 13 4 9
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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 269 538 78
3 persons 152 456 186
4 persons 156 624 325
5 persons 74 370 227
6 or more persons 28 178 123
Total 679 2,166 939
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 0 191
1 child 88 108 0 196
2 children 94 63 20 177
3 children 39 15 28 82
4 children 6 8 12 26
5 or more children 1 1 5 7
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 186 41 1
All children aged fifteen or over 117 66 12
Other 54 11 0
Total number of family units 357 118 13
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 354 67 1
All children aged fifteen or over 208 91 17
Other 163 38 0
Total number of children 725 196 18
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 140 527
5-9 years 75 299
10-14 years 78 330
15-19 years 67 243
20+ years 128 385
Total 488 1,784
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 59 118
Empty nest 67 134
Retired 65 130
Pre-school 88 286
Early school 71 269
Pre-Adolescent 69 281
Adolescent 72 279
Adult 188 669
Total 679 2,166
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 270
1 130
2 204
3 158
4 or more 181
Total 943
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 271 271
Husband and wife 141 282
Cohabiting couple 42 84
Husband, wife and children 317 1,276
Cohabiting couple and children 28 107
Father and children 13 31
Mother and children 107 287
Couple and others 7 21
Couple, children and others 10 57
Father, children and others 0 0
Mother, children and others 6 22
Two or more family units 4 24
Non-family households and relations 16 33
Two or more non-related persons 6 12
Total 968 2,507
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 271 271
2 persons 275 550
3 persons 159 477
4 persons 155 620
5 persons 74 370
6 persons 23 138
7 persons 9 63
8 or more persons 2 18
Total 968 2,507
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 890 2,383
Flat/Apartment 59 88
Bed-sit 0 0
Caravan/Mobile Home 2 3
Not stated 17 33
Total 968 2,507
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 86 179
1919 to 1945 54 110
1946 to 1960 55 122
1961 to 1970 70 154
1971 to 1980 111 292
1981 to 1990 99 271
1991 to 2000 221 596
2001 to 2005 193 591
2006 or later 50 134
Not stated 27 55
Total 966 2,504
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 311 1,007
Owner occupied no mortgage 398 931
Rented from Private Landlord 178 390
Rented from Local Authority 45 110
Rented from Voluntary Body 2 5
Occupied free of rent 20 42
Not stated 12 19
Total 966 2,504
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 7 10
2 rooms 23 25
3 rooms 75 137
4 rooms 100 197
5 rooms 199 474
6 rooms 184 471
7 rooms 175 551
8 or more rooms 172 574
Not stated 31 65
Total 966 2,504
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 25
Oil 627
Natural Gas 12
Electricity 79
Coal (including anthracite) 24
Peat (including turf) 156
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 14
Wood (including wood pellets) 12
Other 11
Not stated 6
Total 966
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 764
Group scheme with local authority source 135
Group scheme with private source 18
Other private source 22
None 4
Not stated 23
Total 966
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 385
Individual septic tank 504
Other individual treatment 43
Other 9
No sewerage facility 2
Not stated 23
Total 966
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 977
Unoccupied 339
Total 1,316
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 15
Number of persons 89
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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 507 469 976
Looking for first regular job 11 4 15
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 146 83 229
Student 131 125 256
Looking after home/family 10 192 202
Retired 170 153 323
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 37 39 76
Other 2 4 6
Total 1,014 1,069 2,083
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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 121 119 240
Managerial and technical 341 453 794
Non-manual 176 267 443
Skilled manual 294 141 435
Semi-skilled 130 116 246
Unskilled 61 26 87
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 152 207 359
Total 1,275 1,329 2,604
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 150 400
B Higher professional 75 212
C Lower professional 125 308
D Non-manual 167 428
E Manual skilled 66 199
F Semi-skilled 70 171
G Unskilled 39 105
H Own account workers 79 254
I Farmers 54 123
J Agricultural workers 4 6
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 139 301
Total 968 2,507
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 92 51 143
15 46 39 85
16 85 59 144
17 68 69 137
18 101 130 231
19 50 52 102
20 39 57 96
21 and over 237 290 527
Not stated 142 159 301
Total 860 906 1,766
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 131 125 256
Other 23 38 61
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 15 71 86
Arts 13 23 36
Humanities 18 29 47
Social sciences, Business and Law 78 157 235
Science, Mathematics and Computing 51 42 93
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 181 11 192
Agriculture and Veterinary 36 6 42
Health and Welfare 20 128 148
Services 34 59 93
Other subjects 2 1 3
Not Stated (including unknown) 412 379 791
Total 860 906 1,766
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 4 3 7
Primary Education 139 111 250
Lower Secondary 146 111 257
Upper Secondary 161 178 339
Technical or Vocational qualification 78 71 149
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 57 43 100
Higher Certificate 44 57 101
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 76 107 183
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 60 83 143
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 59 98 157
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 20 22 42
Not stated 16 22 38
Total 860 906 1,766
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 157
Bicycle 8
Bus, minibus or coach 127
Train, DART or LUAS 3
Motorcycle or scooter 4
Car driver 663
Car passenger 349
Van 112
Other 66
Not stated 25
Total 1,514
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 31
06:30-07:00 82
07:01-07:30 165
07:31-08:00 255
08:01-08:30 220
08:31-09:00 462
09:01-09:30 98
After 09:30 99
Not stated 41
Total 1,453
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 543
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 170
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 403
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 162
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 80
1 1/2 hours and over 31
Not stated 64
Total 1,453
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 24
15-24 17
25-44 43
45-64 107
65+ 128
Total 319
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 26 33
15-28 5 17
29-42 2 9
43+ 6 19
Not stated 4 5
Total 43 83
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 723 749 1,472
Good 408 419 827
Fair 112 125 237
Bad 14 21 35
Very bad 2 3 5
Not stated 16 12 28
Total 1,275 1,329 2,604
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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 62 45 107
Professional Occupations 91 147 238
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 80 43 123
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 16 104 120
Skilled Trades Occupations 209 16 225
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 18 64 82
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 30 47 77
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 56 28 84
Elementary Occupations 60 32 92
Not stated 31 26 57
Total 653 552 1,205
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 31 4
Building and construction 73 0
Manufacturing industries 63 34
Commerce and trade 100 97
Transport and communications 40 18
Public administration 39 24
Professional services 72 217
Other 89 75
Total 507 469
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 127
One motor car 407
Two motor cars 375
Three motor cars 41
Four or more motor cars 16
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 699
No 255
Not stated 12
Total 966
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 591
Other 75
No 288
Not stated 12
Total 966
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