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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
0 194 159 353
1 174 150 324
2 150 164 314
3 163 187 350
4 162 157 319
5 153 136 289
6 162 157 319
7 171 175 346
8 136 178 314
9 168 134 302
10 150 139 289
11 135 133 268
12 138 162 300
13 157 143 300
14 162 127 289
15 130 133 263
16 127 127 254
17 141 113 254
18 135 122 257
19 124 102 226
20-24 552 618 1,170
25-29 903 929 1,832
30-34 974 933 1,907
35-39 902 898 1,800
40-44 847 857 1,704
45-49 803 802 1,605
50-54 634 604 1,238
55-59 464 502 966
60-64 354 438 792
65-69 326 309 635
70-74 181 196 377
75-79 137 180 317
80-84 92 127 219
85+ 52 169 221
Total 10,253 10,460 20,713
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 5,585 5,336
Married 4,102 3,979
Separated 206 313
Divorced 183 250
Widowed 177 582
Total 10,253 10,460
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 15,764 16,482
UK 1,039 335
Poland 1,505 1,599
Lithuania 315 337
Other EU 27 555 549
Rest of World 1,384 1,154
Not stated 0 106
Total 20,562 20,562
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 16,058
White Irish Traveller 85
Other White 3,194
Black or Black Irish 207
Asian or Asian Irish 577
Other 308
Not stated 133
Total 20,562
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 18,267
Elsewhere in County 1,235
Elsewhere in Ireland 465
Outside Ireland 246
Total 20,213
Population by religion
Catholic 17,793
Other stated religion 1,691
No religion 1,079
Not stated 150
Total 20,713
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 1,525
French 216
Lithuanian 287
Other 1,857
Total 3,885
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 1,344
Well 1,525
Not well 755
Not at all 139
Not stated 122
Total 3,885
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 8,330
No 11,195
Not stated 197
Total 19,722
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 2,574
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 181
Outside education system, Daily 174
Outside education system, Weekly 433
Outside education system, Less often 2,831
Outside education system, Never 2,089
Outside education system, Not stated 48
Total 8,330
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 100 46 54
Weekly 36 20 16
Less often 30 16 14
Never 15 11 4
Total 181 93 88
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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 1,963 3,926 429
3 persons 1,255 3,765 1,511
4 persons 1,255 5,020 2,593
5 persons 613 3,065 1,870
6 or more persons 220 1,386 956
Total 5,306 17,162 7,359
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 1,534
1 child 774 654 0 1,428
2 children 787 427 214 1,428
3 children 331 110 224 665
4 children 79 23 98 200
5 or more children 16 5 30 51
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 1,666 295 26
All children aged over fifteen 833 311 75
Other 464 91 11
Total number of family units 2,963 697 112
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 3,238 463 40
All children aged over fifteen 1,392 465 98
Other 1,362 269 32
Total number of family units 5,992 1,197 170
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 1,284 4,995
5-9 years 696 2,834
10-14 years 573 2,258
15-19 years 477 1,742
20+ years 742 2,265
Total 3,772 14,094
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 730 1,460
Empty nest 505 1,010
Retired 299 598
Pre-school 675 2,181
Early school 675 2,632
Pre-Adolescent 637 2,581
Adolescent 675 2,755
Adult 1,110 3,945
Total 5,306 17,162
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 2,458
1 1,015
2 1,647
3 1,194
4 or more 1,084
Total 7,398
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 1,257 1,257
Husband and wife 969 1,938
Cohabiting couple 322 644
Husband, wife and children 2,490 10,221
Cohabiting couple and children 209 748
Father and children 82 207
Mother and children 597 1,647
Couple and others 157 577
Couple, children and others 183 912
Father, children and others 19 76
Mother, children and others 49 193
Two or more family units 112 634
Non-family households and relations 145 373
Two or more non-related persons 361 1,023
Total 6,952 20,450
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 1,257 1,257
2 persons 1,905 3,810
3 persons 1,329 3,987
4 persons 1,379 5,516
5 persons 751 3,755
6 persons 244 1,464
7 persons 55 385
8 or more persons 32 276
Total 6,952 20,450
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 6,133 18,718
Flat/Apartment 747 1,537
Bed-sit 14 26
Caravan/Mobile Home 2 3
Not stated 56 166
Total 6,952 20,450
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 121 286
1919 to 1945 131 295
1946 to 1960 296 739
1961 to 1970 377 996
1971 to 1980 1,028 2,812
1981 to 1990 1,083 3,073
1991 to 2000 2,369 7,703
2001 to 2005 937 2,772
2006 or later 305 793
Not stated 303 978
Total 6,950 20,447
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 2,894 9,498
Owner occupied no mortgage 1,812 4,280
Rented from Private Landlord 1,758 5,328
Rented from Local Authority 354 1,060
Rented from Voluntary Body 32 77
Occupied free of rent 58 106
Not stated 42 98
Total 6,950 20,447
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 60 114
2 rooms 252 528
3 rooms 663 1,685
4 rooms 650 1,709
5 rooms 1,460 3,849
6 rooms 1,129 3,362
7 rooms 1,175 3,840
8 or more rooms 1,346 4,789
Not stated 215 571
Total 6,950 20,447
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 43
Oil 2,363
Natural Gas 3,689
Electricity 639
Coal (including anthracite) 76
Peat (including turf) 39
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 34
Wood (including wood pellets) 18
Other 9
Not stated 40
Total 6,950
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 6,643
Group scheme with local authority source 169
Group scheme with private source 6
Other private source 10
None 1
Not stated 121
Total 6,950
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 6,625
Individual septic tank 128
Other individual treatment 16
Other 11
No sewerage facility 2
Not stated 168
Total 6,950
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 6,975
Unoccupied 690
Total 7,665
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 14
Number of persons 519
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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 4,954 4,299 9,253
Looking for first regular job 84 51 135
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 935 569 1,504
Student 791 780 1,571
Looking after home/family 55 1,409 1,464
Retired 825 765 1,590
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 230 252 482
Other 4 34 38
Total 7,878 8,159 16,037
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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 955 835 1,790
Managerial and technical 3,378 3,808 7,186
Non-manual 1,428 2,180 3,608
Skilled manual 1,795 986 2,781
Semi-skilled 1,389 1,010 2,399
Unskilled 346 305 651
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 962 1,336 2,298
Total 10,253 10,460 20,713
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 1,493 4,646
B Higher professional 565 1,689
C Lower professional 943 2,622
D Non-manual 1,453 4,052
E Manual skilled 580 1,833
F Semi-skilled 616 2,017
G Unskilled 195 605
H Own account workers 321 1,020
I Farmers 30 70
J Agricultural workers 21 53
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 735 1,843
Total 6,952 20,450
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 318 316 634
15 256 229 485
16 497 464 961
17 558 611 1,169
18 1,017 1,032 2,049
19 349 387 736
20 408 380 788
21 and over 1,956 2,005 3,961
Not stated 1,251 1,563 2,814
Total 6,610 6,987 13,597
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 791 780 1,571
Other 477 392 869
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 137 553 690
Arts 118 135 253
Humanities 111 138 249
Social sciences, Business and Law 1,043 1,448 2,491
Science, Mathematics and Computing 434 320 754
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 1,360 157 1,517
Agriculture and Veterinary 125 39 164
Health and Welfare 155 824 979
Services 301 395 696
Other subjects 6 13 19
Not Stated (including unknown) 2,820 2,965 5,785
Total 6,610 6,987 13,597
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 37 57 94
Primary Education 536 593 1,129
Lower Secondary 866 823 1,689
Upper Secondary 1,392 1,603 2,995
Technical or Vocational qualification 704 670 1,374
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 537 259 796
Higher Certificate 368 432 800
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 622 693 1,315
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 771 878 1,649
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 596 771 1,367
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 48 36 84
Not stated 133 172 305
Total 6,610 6,987 13,597
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 2,456
Bicycle 246
Bus, minibus or coach 895
Train, DART or LUAS 403
Motorcycle or scooter 46
Car driver 6,333
Car passenger 2,526
Van 349
Other 267
Not stated 221
Total 13,742
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 848
06:30-07:00 1,043
07:01-07:30 1,322
07:31-08:00 1,804
08:01-08:30 2,919
08:31-09:00 3,597
09:01-09:30 537
After 09:30 1,183
Not stated 264
Total 13,517
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 4,364
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 4,130
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 2,186
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 876
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 1,196
1 1/2 hours and over 276
Not stated 489
Total 13,517
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 245
15-24 189
25-44 521
45-64 651
65+ 769
Total 2,375
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 104 183
15-28 32 62
29-42 26 23
43+ 40 93
Not stated 39 56
Total 241 417
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 6,573 6,585 13,158
Good 2,792 2,900 5,692
Fair 623 699 1,322
Bad 121 138 259
Very bad 34 31 65
Not stated 110 107 217
Total 10,253 10,460 20,713
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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 747 379 1,126
Professional Occupations 863 1,195 2,058
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 847 511 1,358
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 256 883 1,139
Skilled Trades Occupations 1,022 121 1,143
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 114 468 582
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 306 484 790
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 814 156 970
Elementary Occupations 606 430 1,036
Not stated 314 241 555
Total 5,889 4,868 10,757
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 64 34
Building and construction 342 51
Manufacturing industries 911 360
Commerce and trade 1,457 1,245
Transport and communications 674 197
Public administration 423 272
Professional services 599 1,569
Other 484 571
Total 4,954 4,299
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 758
One motor car 2,734
Two motor cars 2,865
Three motor cars 452
Four or more motor cars 141
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 5,802
No 1,068
Not stated 80
Total 6,950
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 5,442
Other 384
No 1,024
Not stated 100
Total 6,950
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