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Settlement Mullingar Legal Town And Its Environs (CSO Area Code ST 13011)

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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
0 218 212 430
1 195 198 393
2 169 172 341
3 204 158 362
4 173 161 334
5 173 157 330
6 161 153 314
7 138 145 283
8 134 128 262
9 166 147 313
10 168 147 315
11 135 137 272
12 131 131 262
13 117 127 244
14 128 129 257
15 137 121 258
16 133 125 258
17 138 127 265
18 112 101 213
19 111 122 233
20-24 561 652 1,213
25-29 818 1,006 1,824
30-34 971 1,030 2,001
35-39 832 892 1,724
40-44 753 712 1,465
45-49 573 648 1,221
50-54 536 533 1,069
55-59 427 433 860
60-64 375 408 783
65-69 285 323 608
70-74 238 238 476
75-79 181 218 399
80-84 102 176 278
85+ 70 173 243
Total 9,763 10,340 20,103
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 5,678 5,629
Married 3,430 3,460
Separated 263 388
Divorced 222 299
Widowed 170 564
Total 9,763 10,340
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 15,460 15,987
UK 1,198 498
Poland 832 900
Lithuania 652 699
Other EU 27 598 627
Rest of World 1,204 902
Not stated 0 331
Total 19,944 19,944
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 15,011
White Irish Traveller 471
Other White 2,783
Black or Black Irish 507
Asian or Asian Irish 479
Other 249
Not stated 444
Total 19,944
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 17,785
Elsewhere in County 1,092
Elsewhere in Ireland 427
Outside Ireland 212
Total 19,516
Population by religion
Catholic 17,022
Other stated religion 1,952
No religion 822
Not stated 307
Total 20,103
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 892
French 223
Lithuanian 610
Other 1,887
Total 3,612
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 1,551
Well 1,212
Not well 606
Not at all 133
Not stated 110
Total 3,612
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 7,286
No 11,252
Not stated 401
Total 18,939
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 2,265
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 139
Outside education system, Daily 143
Outside education system, Weekly 389
Outside education system, Less often 2,384
Outside education system, Never 1,892
Outside education system, Not stated 74
Total 7,286
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 67 38 29
Weekly 28 12 16
Less often 20 7 13
Never 24 9 15
Total 139 66 73
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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 2,102 4,204 577
3 persons 1,300 3,900 1,590
4 persons 1,054 4,216 2,227
5 persons 467 2,335 1,439
6 or more persons 272 1,746 1,217
Total 5,195 16,401 7,050
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 1,525
1 child 870 717 0 1,587
2 children 728 307 190 1,225
3 children 294 83 171 548
4 children 93 17 116 226
5 or more children 22 4 58 84
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 1,533 448 26
All children aged fifteen or over 702 356 70
Other 396 125 14
Total number of family units 2,631 929 110
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 2,948 707 42
All children aged fifteen or over 1,086 493 91
Other 1,270 375 38
Total number of children 5,304 1,575 171
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 1,402 5,391
5-9 years 643 2,540
10-14 years 497 1,920
15-19 years 465 1,577
20+ years 663 1,923
Total 3,670 13,351
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 689 1,378
Empty nest 490 980
Retired 346 692
Pre-school 775 2,442
Early school 627 2,362
Pre-Adolescent 605 2,433
Adolescent 678 2,693
Adult 985 3,421
Total 5,195 16,401
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 2,337
1 1,117
2 1,436
3 1,014
4 or more 1,272
Total 7,176
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 1,926 1,926
Husband and wife 941 1,882
Cohabiting couple 451 902
Husband, wife and children 2,124 8,620
Cohabiting couple and children 331 1,271
Father and children 93 240
Mother and children 789 2,164
Couple and others 89 290
Couple, children and others 134 704
Father, children and others 14 49
Mother, children and others 81 305
Two or more family units 74 397
Non-family households and relations 152 362
Two or more non-related persons 242 584
Total 7,441 19,696
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 1,926 1,926
2 persons 2,139 4,278
3 persons 1,389 4,167
4 persons 1,105 4,420
5 persons 544 2,720
6 persons 233 1,398
7 persons 76 532
8 or more persons 29 255
Total 7,441 19,696
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 6,353 17,707
Flat/Apartment 942 1,634
Bed-sit 16 30
Caravan/Mobile Home 8 17
Not stated 122 308
Total 7,441 19,696
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 202 409
1919 to 1945 283 572
1946 to 1960 344 770
1961 to 1970 466 1,128
1971 to 1980 918 2,402
1981 to 1990 590 1,556
1991 to 2000 1,595 4,538
2001 to 2005 2,005 5,580
2006 or later 581 1,522
Not stated 449 1,202
Total 7,433 19,679
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 2,727 8,263
Owner occupied no mortgage 1,819 4,000
Rented from Private Landlord 2,022 5,125
Rented from Local Authority 657 1,855
Rented from Voluntary Body 44 103
Occupied free of rent 78 139
Not stated 86 194
Total 7,433 19,679
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 97 147
2 rooms 422 678
3 rooms 812 1,878
4 rooms 702 1,776
5 rooms 2,031 5,183
6 rooms 1,277 3,521
7 rooms 894 2,745
8 or more rooms 910 3,039
Not stated 288 712
Total 7,433 19,679
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 77
Oil 4,093
Natural Gas 1,477
Electricity 819
Coal (including anthracite) 338
Peat (including turf) 419
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 49
Wood (including wood pellets) 50
Other 22
Not stated 89
Total 7,433
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 6,962
Group scheme with local authority source 245
Group scheme with private source 12
Other private source 6
None 0
Not stated 208
Total 7,433
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 6,881
Individual septic tank 209
Other individual treatment 13
Other 14
No sewerage facility 2
Not stated 314
Total 7,433
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 7,469
Unoccupied 1,264
Total 8,733
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 22
Number of persons 527
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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 3,698 3,752 7,450
Looking for first regular job 98 100 198
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 1,463 863 2,326
Student 705 728 1,433
Looking after home/family 69 1,365 1,434
Retired 906 866 1,772
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 400 330 730
Other 14 34 48
Total 7,353 8,038 15,391
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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 755 594 1,349
Managerial and technical 2,244 2,818 5,062
Non-manual 1,414 2,200 3,614
Skilled manual 1,864 1,086 2,950
Semi-skilled 1,175 1,077 2,252
Unskilled 425 325 750
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,886 2,240 4,126
Total 9,763 10,340 20,103
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 913 2,538
B Higher professional 458 1,321
C Lower professional 1,028 2,460
D Non-manual 1,603 4,105
E Manual skilled 695 1,978
F Semi-skilled 701 1,951
G Unskilled 265 682
H Own account workers 277 868
I Farmers 46 108
J Agricultural workers 24 65
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,431 3,620
Total 7,441 19,696
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 476 491 967
15 322 281 603
16 498 470 968
17 543 630 1,173
18 799 846 1,645
19 251 307 558
20 227 283 510
21 and over 1,203 1,388 2,591
Not stated 1,811 2,056 3,867
Total 6,130 6,752 12,882
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 705 728 1,433
Other 518 558 1,076
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 134 445 579
Arts 81 112 193
Humanities 76 116 192
Social sciences, Business and Law 539 992 1,531
Science, Mathematics and Computing 251 227 478
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 1,093 111 1,204
Agriculture and Veterinary 132 42 174
Health and Welfare 194 887 1,081
Services 263 385 648
Other subjects 5 14 19
Not Stated (including unknown) 3,362 3,421 6,783
Total 6,130 6,752 12,882
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 111 91 202
Primary Education 846 854 1,700
Lower Secondary 994 940 1,934
Upper Secondary 1,281 1,520 2,801
Technical or Vocational qualification 565 631 1,196
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 441 247 688
Higher Certificate 288 320 608
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 442 540 982
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 465 677 1,142
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 319 533 852
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 47 20 67
Not stated 331 379 710
Total 6,130 6,752 12,882
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 2,188
Bicycle 200
Bus, minibus or coach 352
Train, DART or LUAS 240
Motorcycle or scooter 22
Car driver 4,917
Car passenger 2,741
Van 393
Other 222
Not stated 366
Total 11,641
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 722
06:30-07:00 662
07:01-07:30 721
07:31-08:00 1,236
08:01-08:30 2,610
08:31-09:00 3,342
09:01-09:30 821
After 09:30 893
Not stated 440
Total 11,447
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 5,145
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 2,838
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 1,062
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 486
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 788
1 1/2 hours and over 463
Not stated 665
Total 11,447
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 270
15-24 201
25-44 591
45-64 743
65+ 823
Total 2,628
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 100 166
15-28 48 72
29-42 16 34
43+ 51 102
Not stated 40 50
Total 255 424
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 5,701 6,015 11,716
Good 2,891 3,048 5,939
Fair 756 877 1,633
Bad 140 136 276
Very bad 41 31 72
Not stated 234 233 467
Total 9,763 10,340 20,103
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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 426 256 682
Professional Occupations 643 980 1,623
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 630 368 998
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 177 656 833
Skilled Trades Occupations 1,115 116 1,231
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 112 589 701
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 233 616 849
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 577 88 665
Elementary Occupations 612 440 1,052
Not stated 636 506 1,142
Total 5,161 4,615 9,776
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 72 21
Building and construction 307 19
Manufacturing industries 644 186
Commerce and trade 909 1,025
Transport and communications 354 111
Public administration 363 232
Professional services 500 1,484
Other 549 674
Total 3,698 3,752
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 1,479
One motor car 3,515
Two motor cars 2,112
Three motor cars 269
Four or more motor cars 58
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 5,375
No 1,902
Not stated 156
Total 7,433
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 4,720
Other 644
No 1,904
Not stated 165
Total 7,433
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