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Settlement Leixlip Legal Town (CSO Area Code ST 06010)

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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
0 122 96 218
1 112 126 238
2 129 127 256
3 133 115 248
4 114 115 229
5 102 109 211
6 108 113 221
7 130 120 250
8 123 119 242
9 126 92 218
10 101 102 203
11 100 81 181
12 102 106 208
13 100 110 210
14 105 90 195
15 87 88 175
16 105 89 194
17 94 80 174
18 114 101 215
19 116 99 215
20-24 576 582 1,158
25-29 669 681 1,350
30-34 643 630 1,273
35-39 593 605 1,198
40-44 505 457 962
45-49 422 484 906
50-54 481 584 1,065
55-59 561 583 1,144
60-64 430 473 903
65-69 300 257 557
70-74 138 156 294
75-79 65 80 145
80-84 34 62 96
85+ 26 74 100
Total 7,666 7,786 15,452
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 4,215 3,914
Married 3,121 3,138
Separated 122 228
Divorced 99 155
Widowed 109 351
Total 7,666 7,786
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 12,740 13,325
UK 662 183
Poland 314 322
Lithuania 68 72
Other EU 27 540 551
Rest of World 985 738
Not stated 0 118
Total 15,309 15,309
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 12,739
White Irish Traveller 77
Other White 1,327
Black or Black Irish 463
Asian or Asian Irish 381
Other 168
Not stated 154
Total 15,309
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 14,001
Elsewhere in County 484
Elsewhere in Ireland 358
Outside Ireland 249
Total 15,092
Population by religion
Catholic 12,804
Other stated religion 1,525
No religion 959
Not stated 164
Total 15,452
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 323
French 233
Lithuanian 57
Other 1,462
Total 2,075
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 1,109
Well 658
Not well 212
Not at all 33
Not stated 63
Total 2,075
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 6,796
No 7,762
Not stated 182
Total 14,740
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 1,889
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 175
Outside education system, Daily 211
Outside education system, Weekly 382
Outside education system, Less often 2,381
Outside education system, Never 1,708
Outside education system, Not stated 50
Total 6,796
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 109 42 67
Weekly 32 15 17
Less often 27 13 14
Never 7 2 5
Total 175 72 103
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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 1,528 3,056 379
3 persons 1,016 3,048 1,206
4 persons 978 3,912 2,031
5 persons 503 2,515 1,530
6 or more persons 181 1,164 812
Total 4,206 13,695 5,958
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 1,149
1 child 470 735 0 1,205
2 children 490 438 165 1,093
3 children 266 136 155 557
4 children 65 20 59 144
5 or more children 28 1 29 58
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 1,070 238 11
All children aged fifteen or over 980 282 68
Other 332 70 6
Total number of family units 2,382 590 85
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 2,249 393 19
All children aged fifteen or over 1,612 399 93
Other 978 199 16
Total number of children 4,839 991 128
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 890 3,624
5-9 years 430 1,721
10-14 years 407 1,638
15-19 years 436 1,632
20+ years 894 2,782
Total 3,057 11,397
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 434 868
Empty nest 476 952
Retired 239 478
Pre-school 424 1,362
Early school 466 1,898
Pre-Adolescent 429 1,790
Adolescent 478 1,908
Adult 1,260 4,439
Total 4,206 13,695
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 1,704
1 669
2 1,277
3 1,069
4 or more 855
Total 5,574
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 688 688
Husband and wife 816 1,632
Cohabiting couple 229 458
Husband, wife and children 2,037 8,285
Cohabiting couple and children 177 683
Father and children 72 184
Mother and children 486 1,329
Couple and others 75 256
Couple, children and others 123 629
Father, children and others 10 34
Mother, children and others 58 223
Two or more family units 60 336
Non-family households and relations 93 233
Two or more non-related persons 179 488
Total 5,103 15,458
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 688 688
2 persons 1,493 2,986
3 persons 1,075 3,225
4 persons 1,049 4,196
5 persons 552 2,760
6 persons 173 1,038
7 persons 45 315
8 or more persons 28 250
Total 5,103 15,458
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 4,664 14,549
Flat/Apartment 383 763
Bed-sit 7 11
Caravan/Mobile Home 1 1
Not stated 48 134
Total 5,103 15,458
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 56 132
1919 to 1945 47 119
1946 to 1960 104 279
1961 to 1970 510 1,347
1971 to 1980 1,808 5,221
1981 to 1990 686 2,233
1991 to 2000 879 3,154
2001 to 2005 308 1,082
2006 or later 517 1,305
Not stated 187 585
Total 5,102 15,457
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 2,195 7,338
Owner occupied no mortgage 1,719 4,439
Rented from Private Landlord 809 2,515
Rented from Local Authority 217 723
Rented from Voluntary Body 86 272
Occupied free of rent 37 79
Not stated 39 91
Total 5,102 15,457
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 32 55
2 rooms 165 309
3 rooms 392 1,099
4 rooms 310 890
5 rooms 1,207 3,383
6 rooms 963 2,830
7 rooms 900 2,875
8 or more rooms 976 3,560
Not stated 157 456
Total 5,102 15,457
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 21
Oil 1,995
Natural Gas 2,672
Electricity 318
Coal (including anthracite) 35
Peat (including turf) 6
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 7
Wood (including wood pellets) 12
Other 3
Not stated 33
Total 5,102
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 4,868
Group scheme with local authority source 128
Group scheme with private source 0
Other private source 2
None 0
Not stated 104
Total 5,102
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 4,905
Individual septic tank 43
Other individual treatment 6
Other 13
No sewerage facility 1
Not stated 134
Total 5,102
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 5,113
Unoccupied 373
Total 5,486
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 8
Number of persons 194
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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 3,574 3,233 6,807
Looking for first regular job 69 40 109
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 683 388 1,071
Student 747 739 1,486
Looking after home/family 59 943 1,002
Retired 661 538 1,199
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 162 264 426
Other 4 20 24
Total 5,959 6,165 12,124
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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 671 519 1,190
Managerial and technical 2,551 2,620 5,171
Non-manual 1,124 1,950 3,074
Skilled manual 1,520 790 2,310
Semi-skilled 756 634 1,390
Unskilled 175 146 321
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 869 1,127 1,996
Total 7,666 7,786 15,452
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 1,004 3,239
B Higher professional 337 1,079
C Lower professional 725 2,156
D Non-manual 1,124 3,208
E Manual skilled 467 1,458
F Semi-skilled 383 1,175
G Unskilled 116 352
H Own account workers 278 904
I Farmers 9 31
J Agricultural workers 6 13
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 654 1,843
Total 5,103 15,458
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 261 291 552
15 235 190 425
16 440 384 824
17 451 569 1,020
18 690 708 1,398
19 205 219 424
20 229 249 478
21 and over 1,207 1,147 2,354
Not stated 1,175 1,349 2,524
Total 4,893 5,106 9,999
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 747 739 1,486
Other 319 320 639
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 93 315 408
Arts 92 132 224
Humanities 77 131 208
Social sciences, Business and Law 705 1,042 1,747
Science, Mathematics and Computing 380 230 610
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 1,092 85 1,177
Agriculture and Veterinary 45 12 57
Health and Welfare 91 589 680
Services 204 287 491
Other subjects 6 8 14
Not Stated (including unknown) 2,108 2,275 4,383
Total 4,893 5,106 9,999
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 33 38 71
Primary Education 407 497 904
Lower Secondary 672 782 1,454
Upper Secondary 1,088 1,183 2,271
Technical or Vocational qualification 407 528 935
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 474 149 623
Higher Certificate 252 283 535
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 475 466 941
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 531 596 1,127
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 376 438 814
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 44 27 71
Not stated 134 119 253
Total 4,893 5,106 9,999
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 2,008
Bicycle 146
Bus, minibus or coach 1,027
Train, DART or LUAS 983
Motorcycle or scooter 56
Car driver 4,168
Car passenger 1,168
Van 372
Other 197
Not stated 205
Total 10,330
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 497
06:30-07:00 906
07:01-07:30 1,135
07:31-08:00 1,676
08:01-08:30 1,854
08:31-09:00 1,705
09:01-09:30 1,328
After 09:30 808
Not stated 242
Total 10,151
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 2,842
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 2,606
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 2,197
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 981
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 939
1 1/2 hours and over 151
Not stated 435
Total 10,151
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 177
15-24 161
25-44 385
45-64 564
65+ 418
Total 1,705
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 90 148
15-28 18 66
29-42 19 25
43+ 37 77
Not stated 20 37
Total 184 353
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 4,978 5,036 10,014
Good 2,035 2,004 4,039
Fair 447 540 987
Bad 70 88 158
Very bad 16 27 43
Not stated 120 91 211
Total 7,666 7,786 15,452
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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 431 206 637
Professional Occupations 659 755 1,414
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 749 413 1,162
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 288 936 1,224
Skilled Trades Occupations 925 85 1,010
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 80 427 507
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 183 327 510
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 355 44 399
Elementary Occupations 349 222 571
Not stated 238 206 444
Total 4,257 3,621 7,878
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 16 0
Building and construction 330 45
Manufacturing industries 594 228
Commerce and trade 913 906
Transport and communications 531 162
Public administration 344 274
Professional services 464 1,206
Other 382 412
Total 3,574 3,233
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 509
One motor car 1,938
Two motor cars 2,070
Three motor cars 479
Four or more motor cars 106
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 4,390
No 647
Not stated 65
Total 5,102
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 4,162
Other 212
No 669
Not stated 59
Total 5,102
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