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Settlement Maynooth (CSO Area Code ST 06011)

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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
0 106 95 201
1 101 78 179
2 90 91 181
3 91 70 161
4 79 72 151
5 68 72 140
6 72 58 130
7 96 78 174
8 91 78 169
9 88 76 164
10 73 67 140
11 79 76 155
12 77 79 156
13 75 56 131
14 74 63 137
15 65 63 128
16 69 56 125
17 57 68 125
18 117 153 270
19 172 255 427
20-24 847 913 1,760
25-29 745 697 1,442
30-34 702 595 1,297
35-39 449 434 883
40-44 435 393 828
45-49 383 388 771
50-54 318 295 613
55-59 225 250 475
60-64 180 181 361
65-69 109 112 221
70-74 71 78 149
75-79 41 50 91
80-84 28 56 84
85+ 27 64 91
Total 6,300 6,210 12,510
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 4,102 3,762
Married 1,990 1,968
Separated 76 131
Divorced 69 130
Widowed 63 219
Total 6,300 6,210
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 9,344 10,025
UK 823 250
Poland 551 583
Lithuania 105 109
Other EU 27 470 457
Rest of World 964 727
Not stated 0 106
Total 12,257 12,257
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 9,568
White Irish Traveller 88
Other White 1,629
Black or Black Irish 241
Asian or Asian Irish 386
Other 203
Not stated 142
Total 12,257
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 10,234
Elsewhere in County 904
Elsewhere in Ireland 645
Outside Ireland 274
Total 12,057
Population by religion
Catholic 9,664
Other stated religion 1,246
No religion 1,420
Not stated 180
Total 12,510
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 569
French 218
Lithuanian 94
Other 1,246
Total 2,127
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 1,042
Well 683
Not well 315
Not at all 36
Not stated 51
Total 2,127
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 5,864
No 5,945
Not stated 140
Total 11,949
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 1,583
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 164
Outside education system, Daily 199
Outside education system, Weekly 390
Outside education system, Less often 2,104
Outside education system, Never 1,389
Outside education system, Not stated 35
Total 5,864
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 112 40 72
Weekly 26 6 20
Less often 18 10 8
Never 8 2 6
Total 164 58 106
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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 1,118 2,236 185
3 persons 619 1,857 720
4 persons 607 2,428 1,244
5 persons 329 1,645 997
6 or more persons 105 678 473
Total 2,778 8,844 3,619
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 0 933
1 child 414 289 0 703
2 children 400 189 89 678
3 children 180 57 112 349
4 children 40 13 35 88
5 or more children 7 1 19 27
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 895 137 9
All children aged over fifteen 397 124 28
Other 222 31 2
Total number of family units 1,514 292 39
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 1,722 220 12
All children aged over fifteen 675 185 35
Other 677 88 5
Total number of family units 3,074 493 52
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 655 2,524
5-9 years 369 1,505
10-14 years 272 1,108
15-19 years 230 862
20+ years 319 979
Total 1,845 6,978
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 607 1,214
Empty nest 226 452
Retired 100 200
Pre-school 401 1,298
Early school 313 1,213
Pre-Adolescent 327 1,379
Adolescent 291 1,203
Adult 513 1,885
Total 2,778 8,844
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 2,079
1 530
2 775
3 503
4 or more 436
Total 4,323
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 793 793
Husband and wife 480 960
Cohabiting couple 312 624
Husband, wife and children 1,299 5,330
Cohabiting couple and children 121 436
Father and children 33 79
Mother and children 238 643
Couple and others 118 424
Couple, children and others 73 359
Father, children and others 3 11
Mother, children and others 34 134
Two or more family units 33 184
Non-family households and relations 105 288
Two or more non-related persons 569 1,666
Total 4,211 11,931
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 793 793
2 persons 1,256 2,512
3 persons 822 2,466
4 persons 763 3,052
5 persons 422 2,110
6 persons 117 702
7 persons 22 154
8 or more persons 16 142
Total 4,211 11,931
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 3,416 10,197
Flat/Apartment 728 1,513
Bed-sit 7 15
Caravan/Mobile Home 3 16
Not stated 57 190
Total 4,211 11,931
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 70 133
1919 to 1945 60 132
1946 to 1960 65 157
1961 to 1970 124 294
1971 to 1980 540 1,462
1981 to 1990 653 1,873
1991 to 2000 1,208 3,933
2001 to 2005 569 1,458
2006 or later 663 1,711
Not stated 256 762
Total 4,208 11,915
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 1,767 5,493
Owner occupied no mortgage 786 1,893
Rented from Private Landlord 1,408 3,848
Rented from Local Authority 131 363
Rented from Voluntary Body 34 97
Occupied free of rent 41 91
Not stated 41 130
Total 4,208 11,915
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 51 99
2 rooms 194 396
3 rooms 467 1,134
4 rooms 446 1,050
5 rooms 975 2,470
6 rooms 780 2,265
7 rooms 561 1,827
8 or more rooms 610 2,325
Not stated 124 349
Total 4,208 11,915
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 21
Oil 1,621
Natural Gas 2,110
Electricity 322
Coal (including anthracite) 47
Peat (including turf) 12
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 7
Wood (including wood pellets) 8
Other 10
Not stated 50
Total 4,208
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 3,927
Group scheme with local authority source 133
Group scheme with private source 5
Other private source 1
None 0
Not stated 142
Total 4,208
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 3,930
Individual septic tank 65
Other individual treatment 8
Other 17
No sewerage facility 1
Not stated 187
Total 4,208
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 4,328
Unoccupied 550
Total 4,878
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 18
Number of persons 320
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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 2,794 2,393 5,187
Looking for first regular job 46 35 81
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 459 275 734
Student 1,273 1,390 2,663
Looking after home/family 40 544 584
Retired 297 298 595
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 121 149 270
Other 10 17 27
Total 5,040 5,101 10,141
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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 751 560 1,311
Managerial and technical 1,943 2,040 3,983
Non-manual 715 1,028 1,743
Skilled manual 821 413 1,234
Semi-skilled 470 380 850
Unskilled 131 127 258
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,469 1,662 3,131
Total 6,300 6,210 12,510
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 731 2,287
B Higher professional 438 1,237
C Lower professional 653 1,805
D Non-manual 747 2,009
E Manual skilled 267 810
F Semi-skilled 224 638
G Unskilled 83 251
H Own account workers 134 424
I Farmers 12 30
J Agricultural workers 14 30
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 908 2,410
Total 4,211 11,931
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 92 109 201
15 90 70 160
16 168 147 315
17 228 220 448
18 370 354 724
19 145 155 300
20 175 166 341
21 and over 1,277 1,202 2,479
Not stated 868 986 1,854
Total 3,413 3,409 6,822
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 1,273 1,390 2,663
Other 354 302 656
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 106 348 454
Arts 86 89 175
Humanities 141 170 311
Social sciences, Business and Law 562 782 1,344
Science, Mathematics and Computing 386 240 626
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 706 92 798
Agriculture and Veterinary 52 22 74
Health and Welfare 84 357 441
Services 132 165 297
Other subjects 5 15 20
Not Stated (including unknown) 1,153 1,129 2,282
Total 3,413 3,409 6,822
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 52 35 87
Primary Education 210 215 425
Lower Secondary 294 312 606
Upper Secondary 574 603 1,177
Technical or Vocational qualification 273 272 545
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 226 96 322
Higher Certificate 197 183 380
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 331 345 676
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 530 554 1,084
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 481 589 1,070
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 144 92 236
Not stated 101 113 214
Total 3,413 3,409 6,822
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 3,004
Bicycle 209
Bus, minibus or coach 514
Train, DART or LUAS 842
Motorcycle or scooter 44
Car driver 3,139
Car passenger 917
Van 180
Other 133
Not stated 144
Total 9,126
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 419
06:30-07:00 639
07:01-07:30 806
07:31-08:00 1,095
08:01-08:30 1,394
08:31-09:00 2,331
09:01-09:30 762
After 09:30 1,372
Not stated 192
Total 9,010
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 2,729
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 2,782
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 1,376
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 673
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 903
1 1/2 hours and over 237
Not stated 310
Total 9,010
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 119
15-24 255
25-44 332
45-64 296
65+ 259
Total 1,261
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 76 88
15-28 13 36
29-42 8 9
43+ 23 37
Not stated 11 13
Total 131 183
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 4,129 3,978 8,107
Good 1,688 1,701 3,389
Fair 340 371 711
Bad 49 55 104
Very bad 8 17 25
Not stated 86 88 174
Total 6,300 6,210 12,510
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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 335 170 505
Professional Occupations 736 778 1,514
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 529 306 835
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 194 494 688
Skilled Trades Occupations 544 51 595
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 54 217 271
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 156 252 408
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 207 24 231
Elementary Occupations 286 209 495
Not stated 212 167 379
Total 3,253 2,668 5,921
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 23 9
Building and construction 204 16
Manufacturing industries 379 134
Commerce and trade 722 644
Transport and communications 326 102
Public administration 244 173
Professional services 515 970
Other 381 345
Total 2,794 2,393
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 706
One motor car 1,719
Two motor cars 1,506
Three motor cars 216
Four or more motor cars 61
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 3,480
No 650
Not stated 78
Total 4,208
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 3,306
Other 283
No 547
Not stated 72
Total 4,208
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