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Settlement Navan (An Uaimh) Legal Town And Its Environs (CSO Area Code ST 11016)

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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
0 301 284 585
1 295 304 599
2 299 291 590
3 299 323 622
4 275 261 536
5 285 296 581
6 269 245 514
7 268 252 520
8 258 254 512
9 273 238 511
10 227 212 439
11 200 219 419
12 226 192 418
13 189 211 400
14 184 180 364
15 218 159 377
16 154 154 308
17 173 149 322
18 147 138 285
19 159 144 303
20-24 746 821 1,567
25-29 1,103 1,302 2,405
30-34 1,426 1,583 3,009
35-39 1,472 1,496 2,968
40-44 1,154 1,153 2,307
45-49 878 840 1,718
50-54 673 657 1,330
55-59 531 582 1,113
60-64 465 461 926
65-69 352 370 722
70-74 246 279 525
75-79 133 213 346
80-84 89 157 246
85+ 47 125 172
Total 14,014 14,545 28,559
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 8,058 7,835
Married 5,168 5,141
Separated 334 543
Divorced 278 392
Widowed 176 634
Total 14,014 14,545
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 21,927 22,964
UK 1,570 532
Poland 1,132 1,199
Lithuania 1,081 1,134
Other EU 27 935 939
Rest of World 1,760 1,355
Not stated 0 282
Total 28,405 28,405
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 21,353
White Irish Traveller 625
Other White 3,916
Black or Black Irish 1,243
Asian or Asian Irish 546
Other 342
Not stated 380
Total 28,405
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 25,535
Elsewhere in County 1,497
Elsewhere in Ireland 516
Outside Ireland 272
Total 27,820
Population by religion
Catholic 24,075
Other stated religion 2,974
No religion 1,145
Not stated 365
Total 28,559
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 1,199
French 281
Lithuanian 970
Other 2,801
Total 5,251
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 2,268
Well 1,651
Not well 957
Not at all 216
Not stated 159
Total 5,251
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 9,514
No 16,878
Not stated 393
Total 26,785
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 3,511
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 206
Outside education system, Daily 208
Outside education system, Weekly 478
Outside education system, Less often 2,793
Outside education system, Never 2,223
Outside education system, Not stated 95
Total 9,514
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 116 41 75
Weekly 37 20 17
Less often 33 15 18
Never 20 10 10
Total 206 86 120
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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 2,601 5,202 755
3 persons 1,885 5,655 2,275
4 persons 1,814 7,256 3,794
5 persons 848 4,240 2,603
6 or more persons 337 2,154 1,505
Total 7,485 24,507 10,932
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 1,846
1 child 1,358 892 0 2,250
2 children 1,265 475 298 2,038
3 children 524 132 299 955
4 children 140 18 130 288
5 or more children 32 3 73 108
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 2,637 627 55
All children aged over fifteen 984 437 99
Other 623 156 21
Total number of family units 4,244 1,220 175
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 5,088 1,017 84
All children aged over fifteen 1,570 619 136
Other 1,864 497 57
Total number of family units 8,522 2,133 277
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 2,288 8,932
5-9 years 1,109 4,363
10-14 years 722 2,691
15-19 years 570 2,024
20+ years 950 2,805
Total 5,639 20,815
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 964 1,928
Empty nest 548 1,096
Retired 334 668
Pre-school 1,145 3,591
Early school 1,178 4,540
Pre-Adolescent 996 4,014
Adolescent 921 3,774
Adult 1,399 4,896
Total 7,485 24,507
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 2,935
1 1,634
2 2,248
3 1,522
4 or more 1,459
Total 9,798
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 2,046 2,046
Husband and wife 1,155 2,310
Cohabiting couple 490 980
Husband, wife and children 3,437 13,991
Cohabiting couple and children 491 1,818
Father and children 147 384
Mother and children 1,009 2,826
Couple and others 146 506
Couple, children and others 231 1,169
Father, children and others 22 86
Mother, children and others 131 502
Two or more family units 111 647
Non-family households and relations 172 407
Two or more non-related persons 319 835
Total 9,907 28,507
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 2,046 2,046
2 persons 2,568 5,136
3 persons 1,943 5,829
4 persons 1,930 7,720
5 persons 960 4,800
6 persons 323 1,938
7 persons 96 672
8 or more persons 41 366
Total 9,907 28,507
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 8,727 26,122
Flat/Apartment 1,050 2,027
Bed-sit 12 18
Caravan/Mobile Home 11 35
Not stated 107 305
Total 9,907 28,507
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 227 464
1919 to 1945 276 577
1946 to 1960 277 612
1961 to 1970 547 1,313
1971 to 1980 1,340 3,587
1981 to 1990 604 1,729
1991 to 2000 2,355 7,373
2001 to 2005 2,986 9,266
2006 or later 837 2,172
Not stated 447 1,379
Total 9,896 28,472
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 4,588 14,776
Owner occupied no mortgage 2,085 4,706
Rented from Private Landlord 2,191 6,109
Rented from Local Authority 817 2,338
Rented from Voluntary Body 84 245
Occupied free of rent 57 96
Not stated 74 202
Total 9,896 28,472
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 103 161
2 rooms 472 863
3 rooms 1,060 2,719
4 rooms 964 2,415
5 rooms 2,300 6,236
6 rooms 1,724 5,136
7 rooms 1,504 4,889
8 or more rooms 1,428 5,140
Not stated 341 913
Total 9,896 28,472
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 54
Oil 3,001
Natural Gas 5,825
Electricity 550
Coal (including anthracite) 292
Peat (including turf) 21
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 35
Wood (including wood pellets) 28
Other 20
Not stated 70
Total 9,896
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 9,256
Group scheme with local authority source 369
Group scheme with private source 13
Other private source 30
None 1
Not stated 227
Total 9,896
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 9,246
Individual septic tank 281
Other individual treatment 29
Other 25
No sewerage facility 3
Not stated 312
Total 9,896
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 9,927
Unoccupied 1,198
Total 11,125
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 27
Number of persons 327
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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 5,690 5,329 11,019
Looking for first regular job 125 106 231
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 1,958 1,152 3,110
Student 952 919 1,871
Looking after home/family 102 1,853 1,955
Retired 926 941 1,867
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 405 462 867
Other 8 21 29
Total 10,166 10,783 20,949
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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 876 690 1,566
Managerial and technical 3,397 4,034 7,431
Non-manual 1,841 3,219 5,060
Skilled manual 3,410 1,892 5,302
Semi-skilled 1,814 1,662 3,476
Unskilled 611 477 1,088
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 2,065 2,571 4,636
Total 14,014 14,545 28,559
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 1,367 4,183
B Higher professional 486 1,481
C Lower professional 1,155 2,986
D Non-manual 2,024 5,545
E Manual skilled 1,208 3,760
F Semi-skilled 1,050 3,138
G Unskilled 382 1,134
H Own account workers 550 1,790
I Farmers 51 127
J Agricultural workers 50 141
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,584 4,222
Total 9,907 28,507
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 708 636 1,344
15 539 409 948
16 952 728 1,680
17 793 951 1,744
18 1,186 1,341 2,527
19 384 588 972
20 348 425 773
21 and over 1,574 1,841 3,415
Not stated 2,032 2,162 4,194
Total 8,516 9,081 17,597
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 952 919 1,871
Other 698 783 1,481
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 152 619 771
Arts 124 159 283
Humanities 91 150 241
Social sciences, Business and Law 750 1,577 2,327
Science, Mathematics and Computing 398 303 701
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 1,721 173 1,894
Agriculture and Veterinary 143 47 190
Health and Welfare 181 964 1,145
Services 354 576 930
Other subjects 12 12 24
Not Stated (including unknown) 4,590 4,501 9,091
Total 8,516 9,081 17,597
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 105 115 220
Primary Education 1,116 1,049 2,165
Lower Secondary 1,632 1,350 2,982
Upper Secondary 1,751 2,137 3,888
Technical or Vocational qualification 856 1,058 1,914
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 722 365 1,087
Higher Certificate 384 456 840
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 574 772 1,346
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 601 764 1,365
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 439 665 1,104
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 34 21 55
Not stated 302 329 631
Total 8,516 9,081 17,597
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 3,465
Bicycle 217
Bus, minibus or coach 1,317
Train, DART or LUAS 38
Motorcycle or scooter 29
Car driver 7,491
Car passenger 3,589
Van 656
Other 301
Not stated 378
Total 17,481
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 1,301
06:30-07:00 1,491
07:01-07:30 1,491
07:31-08:00 2,080
08:01-08:30 3,517
08:31-09:00 4,381
09:01-09:30 1,105
After 09:30 1,387
Not stated 490
Total 17,243
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 5,653
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 4,657
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 2,511
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 1,384
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 1,638
1 1/2 hours and over 604
Not stated 796
Total 17,243
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 406
15-24 243
25-44 914
45-64 913
65+ 798
Total 3,274
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 123 218
15-28 41 89
29-42 21 39
43+ 65 134
Not stated 51 65
Total 301 545
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 8,615 8,868 17,483
Good 4,101 4,129 8,230
Fair 903 1,104 2,007
Bad 133 160 293
Very bad 28 43 71
Not stated 234 241 475
Total 14,014 14,545 28,559
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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 645 348 993
Professional Occupations 799 1,146 1,945
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 838 534 1,372
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 251 1,183 1,434
Skilled Trades Occupations 1,828 165 1,993
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 142 852 994
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 389 778 1,167
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 1,136 250 1,386
Elementary Occupations 905 633 1,538
Not stated 715 592 1,307
Total 7,648 6,481 14,129
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 108 33
Building and construction 536 50
Manufacturing industries 1,098 408
Commerce and trade 1,369 1,516
Transport and communications 786 206
Public administration 363 347
Professional services 682 1,906
Other 748 863
Total 5,690 5,329
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 1,517
One motor car 4,322
Two motor cars 3,506
Three motor cars 444
Four or more motor cars 107
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 7,660
No 2,078
Not stated 158
Total 9,896
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 6,978
Other 727
No 2,022
Not stated 169
Total 9,896
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