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Settlement Laytown-Bettystown-Mornington (CSO Area Code ST 11013)

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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
0 129 115 244
1 135 126 261
2 143 123 266
3 133 112 245
4 118 110 228
5 117 96 213
6 119 120 239
7 102 104 206
8 103 85 188
9 94 89 183
10 85 100 185
11 74 76 150
12 104 54 158
13 85 56 141
14 55 77 132
15 65 67 132
16 58 49 107
17 51 52 103
18 67 53 120
19 45 48 93
20-24 211 244 455
25-29 278 363 641
30-34 496 582 1,078
35-39 572 614 1,186
40-44 544 486 1,030
45-49 356 329 685
50-54 251 252 503
55-59 215 229 444
60-64 194 235 429
65-69 158 189 347
70-74 95 111 206
75-79 65 72 137
80-84 37 53 90
85+ 22 42 64
Total 5,376 5,513 10,889
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 2,935 2,816
Married 2,099 2,112
Separated 167 202
Divorced 102 150
Widowed 73 233
Total 5,376 5,513
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 9,023 9,544
UK 892 365
Poland 126 140
Lithuania 69 79
Other EU 27 272 271
Rest of World 442 273
Not stated 0 152
Total 10,824 10,824
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 9,267
White Irish Traveller 14
Other White 920
Black or Black Irish 165
Asian or Asian Irish 113
Other 123
Not stated 222
Total 10,824
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 9,900
Elsewhere in County 306
Elsewhere in Ireland 310
Outside Ireland 66
Total 10,582
Population by religion
Catholic 9,100
Other stated religion 794
No religion 747
Not stated 248
Total 10,889
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 141
French 206
Lithuanian 82
Other 649
Total 1,078
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 662
Well 264
Not well 92
Not at all 25
Not stated 35
Total 1,078
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 3,964
No 5,872
Not stated 282
Total 10,118
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 1,416
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 112
Outside education system, Daily 84
Outside education system, Weekly 185
Outside education system, Less often 1,198
Outside education system, Never 945
Outside education system, Not stated 24
Total 3,964
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 67 32 35
Weekly 19 11 8
Less often 19 8 11
Never 7 4 3
Total 112 55 57
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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 1,076 2,152 269
3 persons 689 2,067 806
4 persons 778 3,112 1,616
5 persons 347 1,735 1,057
6 or more persons 101 626 426
Total 2,991 9,692 4,174
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 0 807
1 child 505 336 0 841
2 children 584 153 98 835
3 children 233 46 112 391
4 children 48 4 47 99
5 or more children 7 0 11 18
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 1,156 206 15
All children aged fifteen or over 346 159 34
Other 218 47 3
Total number of family units 1,720 412 52
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 2,253 326 20
All children aged fifteen or over 528 222 46
Other 636 135 8
Total number of children 3,417 683 74
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 923 3,579
5-9 years 454 1,775
10-14 years 268 1,043
15-19 years 196 696
20+ years 343 985
Total 2,184 8,078
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 365 730
Empty nest 263 526
Retired 179 358
Pre-school 489 1,603
Early school 499 1,932
Pre-Adolescent 389 1,597
Adolescent 311 1,260
Adult 496 1,686
Total 2,991 9,692
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 956
1 585
2 941
3 650
4 or more 542
Total 3,674
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 772 772
Husband and wife 554 1,108
Cohabiting couple 197 394
Husband, wife and children 1,401 5,644
Cohabiting couple and children 233 877
Father and children 42 102
Mother and children 336 911
Couple and others 40 128
Couple, children and others 65 337
Father, children and others 7 28
Mother, children and others 36 130
Two or more family units 39 214
Non-family households and relations 40 92
Two or more non-related persons 78 202
Total 3,840 10,939
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 772 772
2 persons 1,040 2,080
3 persons 718 2,154
4 persons 798 3,192
5 persons 372 1,860
6 persons 111 666
7 persons 21 147
8 or more persons 8 68
Total 3,840 10,939
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 3,354 9,984
Flat/Apartment 320 648
Bed-sit 1 1
Caravan/Mobile Home 85 120
Not stated 80 186
Total 3,840 10,939
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 85 231
1919 to 1945 59 136
1946 to 1960 103 254
1961 to 1970 158 446
1971 to 1980 360 919
1981 to 1990 171 470
1991 to 2000 691 2,210
2001 to 2005 1,463 4,477
2006 or later 462 1,159
Not stated 203 517
Total 3,755 10,819
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 2,150 6,881
Owner occupied no mortgage 820 1,838
Rented from Private Landlord 516 1,364
Rented from Local Authority 142 430
Rented from Voluntary Body 24 78
Occupied free of rent 28 63
Not stated 75 165
Total 3,755 10,819
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 9 19
2 rooms 91 172
3 rooms 300 699
4 rooms 357 830
5 rooms 1,070 2,868
6 rooms 520 1,513
7 rooms 590 1,966
8 or more rooms 651 2,353
Not stated 167 399
Total 3,755 10,819
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 14
Oil 990
Natural Gas 2,518
Electricity 64
Coal (including anthracite) 61
Peat (including turf) 3
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 16
Wood (including wood pellets) 4
Other 3
Not stated 82
Total 3,755
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 3,529
Group scheme with local authority source 86
Group scheme with private source 3
Other private source 4
None 0
Not stated 133
Total 3,755
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 3,553
Individual septic tank 37
Other individual treatment 3
Other 9
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 153
Total 3,755
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 3,773
Unoccupied 544
Total 4,317
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 4
Number of persons 47
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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 2,242 1,977 4,219
Looking for first regular job 27 17 44
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 579 342 921
Student 339 357 696
Looking after home/family 38 790 828
Retired 421 396 817
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 131 175 306
Other 3 16 19
Total 3,780 4,070 7,850
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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 453 364 817
Managerial and technical 1,749 1,859 3,608
Non-manual 802 1,254 2,056
Skilled manual 1,051 632 1,683
Semi-skilled 535 469 1,004
Unskilled 139 93 232
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 647 842 1,489
Total 5,376 5,513 10,889
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 748 2,309
B Higher professional 269 794
C Lower professional 451 1,321
D Non-manual 828 2,266
E Manual skilled 347 1,012
F Semi-skilled 301 890
G Unskilled 74 205
H Own account workers 227 704
I Farmers 4 5
J Agricultural workers 7 24
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 584 1,409
Total 3,840 10,939
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 151 146 297
15 135 127 262
16 321 231 552
17 300 312 612
18 407 448 855
19 124 187 311
20 103 152 255
21 and over 668 735 1,403
Not stated 1,033 1,183 2,216
Total 3,242 3,521 6,763
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 339 357 696
Other 199 192 391
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 38 187 225
Arts 82 96 178
Humanities 37 88 125
Social sciences, Business and Law 466 684 1,150
Science, Mathematics and Computing 213 150 363
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 518 58 576
Agriculture and Veterinary 33 20 53
Health and Welfare 73 398 471
Services 186 251 437
Other subjects 5 5 10
Not Stated (including unknown) 1,591 1,584 3,175
Total 3,242 3,521 6,763
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 26 27 53
Primary Education 312 332 644
Lower Secondary 576 485 1,061
Upper Secondary 650 795 1,445
Technical or Vocational qualification 266 377 643
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 280 145 425
Higher Certificate 150 210 360
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 281 333 614
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 288 326 614
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 209 285 494
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 30 16 46
Not stated 174 190 364
Total 3,242 3,521 6,763
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 471
Bicycle 97
Bus, minibus or coach 919
Train, DART or LUAS 445
Motorcycle or scooter 23
Car driver 2,909
Car passenger 1,208
Van 232
Other 141
Not stated 228
Total 6,673
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 610
06:30-07:00 661
07:01-07:30 711
07:31-08:00 824
08:01-08:30 1,132
08:31-09:00 1,390
09:01-09:30 507
After 09:30 444
Not stated 272
Total 6,551
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 1,648
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 1,327
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 1,186
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 722
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 925
1 1/2 hours and over 370
Not stated 373
Total 6,551
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 161
15-24 76
25-44 325
45-64 364
65+ 301
Total 1,227
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 69 92
15-28 19 34
29-42 12 17
43+ 20 59
Not stated 20 21
Total 140 223
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 3,428 3,500 6,928
Good 1,357 1,417 2,774
Fair 344 399 743
Bad 74 59 133
Very bad 7 14 21
Not stated 166 124 290
Total 5,376 5,513 10,889
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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 341 172 513
Professional Occupations 353 426 779
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 444 295 739
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 154 451 605
Skilled Trades Occupations 515 58 573
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 57 330 387
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 135 245 380
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 341 46 387
Elementary Occupations 257 118 375
Not stated 224 178 402
Total 2,821 2,319 5,140
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6 1
Building and construction 139 11
Manufacturing industries 270 116
Commerce and trade 600 558
Transport and communications 440 172
Public administration 170 114
Professional services 294 710
Other 323 295
Total 2,242 1,977
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 347
One motor car 1,566
Two motor cars 1,627
Three motor cars 170
Four or more motor cars 45
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 3,118
No 537
Not stated 100
Total 3,755
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 2,862
Other 210
No 594
Not stated 89
Total 3,755
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