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Settlement Enniscorthy Legal Town And Its Environs (CSO Area Code ST 14001)

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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 87 81 168
1 91 86 177
2 76 88 164
3 82 81 163
4 81 75 156
5 64 78 142
6 79 69 148
7 89 79 168
8 79 84 163
9 79 73 152
10 71 64 135
11 77 78 155
12 64 69 133
13 68 70 138
14 73 62 135
15 71 81 152
16 69 64 133
17 77 69 146
18 53 63 116
19 52 61 113
20-24 360 406 766
25-29 466 494 960
30-34 456 515 971
35-39 403 361 764
40-44 363 359 722
45-49 337 353 690
50-54 292 314 606
55-59 236 265 501
60-64 253 268 521
65-69 205 230 435
70-74 156 172 328
75-79 141 148 289
80-84 70 133 203
85+ 48 77 125
Total 5,268 5,570 10,838
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 3,014 2,957
Married 1,807 1,778
Separated 186 237
Divorced 120 190
Widowed 141 408
Total 5,268 5,570
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 8,825 9,032
UK 566 240
Poland 580 614
Lithuania 54 61
Other EU 27 428 430
Rest of World 267 226
Not stated 0 117
Total 10,720 10,720
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 8,625
White Irish Traveller 308
Other White 1,332
Black or Black Irish 108
Asian or Asian Irish 138
Other 73
Not stated 136
Total 10,720
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 9,815
Elsewhere in County 565
Elsewhere in Ireland 85
Outside Ireland 87
Total 10,552
Population by religion
Catholic 9,520
Other stated religion 818
No religion 405
Not stated 95
Total 10,838
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 613
French 63
Lithuanian 40
Other 828
Total 1,544
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 499
Well 547
Not well 356
Not at all 84
Not stated 58
Total 1,544
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 3,310
No 6,871
Not stated 148
Total 10,329
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 1,059
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 63
Outside education system, Daily 60
Outside education system, Weekly 189
Outside education system, Less often 1,100
Outside education system, Never 810
Outside education system, Not stated 29
Total 3,310
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 26 7 19
Weekly 13 8 5
Less often 11 3 8
Never 13 4 9
Total 63 22 41
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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 1,243 2,486 439
3 persons 754 2,262 968
4 persons 549 2,196 1,178
5 persons 244 1,220 762
6 or more persons 94 593 422
Total 2,884 8,757 3,769
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 0 804
1 child 537 442 0 979
2 children 360 185 138 683
3 children 122 49 123 294
4 children 34 12 41 87
5 or more children 11 2 24 37
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 667 382 15
All children aged fifteen or over 427 197 66
Other 206 105 15
Total number of family units 1,300 684 96
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 1,214 581 22
All children aged fifteen or over 661 271 85
Other 576 315 44
Total number of children 2,451 1,167 151
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 673 2,422
5-9 years 403 1,432
10-14 years 314 1,161
15-19 years 233 807
20+ years 457 1,327
Total 2,080 7,149
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 262 524
Empty nest 301 602
Retired 241 482
Pre-school 376 1,092
Early school 364 1,229
Pre-Adolescent 324 1,227
Adolescent 361 1,374
Adult 655 2,227
Total 2,884 8,757
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 1,088
1 639
2 838
3 605
4 or more 799
Total 3,969
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 1,224 1,224
Husband and wife 562 1,124
Cohabiting couple 169 338
Husband, wife and children 989 3,861
Cohabiting couple and children 203 790
Father and children 85 223
Mother and children 583 1,612
Couple and others 55 185
Couple, children and others 72 353
Father, children and others 9 30
Mother, children and others 48 177
Two or more family units 54 299
Non-family households and relations 103 229
Two or more non-related persons 83 206
Total 4,239 10,651
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 1,224 1,224
2 persons 1,228 2,456
3 persons 776 2,328
4 persons 599 2,396
5 persons 281 1,405
6 persons 91 546
7 persons 29 203
8 or more persons 11 93
Total 4,239 10,651
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 3,961 10,109
Flat/Apartment 204 342
Bed-sit 4 8
Caravan/Mobile Home 7 19
Not stated 63 173
Total 4,239 10,651
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 351 753
1919 to 1945 386 829
1946 to 1960 261 575
1961 to 1970 170 384
1971 to 1980 420 1,026
1981 to 1990 323 893
1991 to 2000 747 2,042
2001 to 2005 867 2,357
2006 or later 522 1,296
Not stated 185 477
Total 4,232 10,632
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 1,073 3,118
Owner occupied no mortgage 1,350 2,839
Rented from Private Landlord 970 2,394
Rented from Local Authority 652 1,822
Rented from Voluntary Body 97 267
Occupied free of rent 59 118
Not stated 31 74
Total 4,232 10,632
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 21 34
2 rooms 173 325
3 rooms 422 960
4 rooms 644 1,263
5 rooms 1,663 4,345
6 rooms 580 1,621
7 rooms 330 943
8 or more rooms 261 803
Not stated 138 338
Total 4,232 10,632
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 128
Oil 2,625
Natural Gas 14
Electricity 339
Coal (including anthracite) 1,023
Peat (including turf) 5
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 21
Wood (including wood pellets) 39
Other 13
Not stated 25
Total 4,232
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 3,715
Group scheme with local authority source 261
Group scheme with private source 26
Other private source 154
None 4
Not stated 72
Total 4,232
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 3,856
Individual septic tank 247
Other individual treatment 28
Other 10
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 91
Total 4,232
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 4,249
Unoccupied 883
Total 5,132
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 8
Number of persons 253
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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 1,700 1,693 3,393
Looking for first regular job 123 80 203
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 974 396 1,370
Student 321 381 702
Looking after home/family 39 1,013 1,052
Retired 604 541 1,145
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 343 318 661
Other 4 11 15
Total 4,108 4,433 8,541
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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 159 98 257
Managerial and technical 903 1,038 1,941
Non-manual 584 1,073 1,657
Skilled manual 1,296 776 2,072
Semi-skilled 900 878 1,778
Unskilled 492 360 852
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 934 1,347 2,281
Total 5,268 5,570 10,838
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 416 1,062
B Higher professional 95 231
C Lower professional 393 882
D Non-manual 786 1,898
E Manual skilled 523 1,466
F Semi-skilled 552 1,515
G Unskilled 293 761
H Own account workers 185 535
I Farmers 33 91
J Agricultural workers 59 161
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 904 2,049
Total 4,239 10,651
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 472 432 904
15 288 261 549
16 440 444 884
17 410 494 904
18 530 616 1,146
19 156 207 363
20 130 158 288
21 and over 492 564 1,056
Not stated 692 676 1,368
Total 3,610 3,852 7,462
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 321 381 702
Other 177 200 377
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 45 163 208
Arts 55 48 103
Humanities 40 34 74
Social sciences, Business and Law 183 399 582
Science, Mathematics and Computing 103 85 188
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 528 49 577
Agriculture and Veterinary 85 24 109
Health and Welfare 77 393 470
Services 106 207 313
Other subjects 1 5 6
Not Stated (including unknown) 2,387 2,445 4,832
Total 3,610 3,852 7,462
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 80 89 169
Primary Education 702 714 1,416
Lower Secondary 819 789 1,608
Upper Secondary 816 912 1,728
Technical or Vocational qualification 358 399 757
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 232 115 347
Higher Certificate 136 165 301
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 145 221 366
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 126 178 304
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 82 142 224
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 5 6 11
Not stated 109 122 231
Total 3,610 3,852 7,462
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 1,361
Bicycle 16
Bus, minibus or coach 299
Train, DART or LUAS 5
Motorcycle or scooter 12
Car driver 2,115
Car passenger 1,177
Van 222
Other 119
Not stated 170
Total 5,496
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 249
06:30-07:00 353
07:01-07:30 398
07:31-08:00 538
08:01-08:30 994
08:31-09:00 1,839
09:01-09:30 359
After 09:30 492
Not stated 181
Total 5,403
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 2,583
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 1,521
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 652
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 106
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 146
1 1/2 hours and over 118
Not stated 277
Total 5,403
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 150
15-24 131
25-44 409
45-64 566
65+ 599
Total 1,855
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 67 97
15-28 21 51
29-42 10 19
43+ 42 83
Not stated 29 30
Total 169 280
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 2,900 3,028 5,928
Good 1,624 1,756 3,380
Fair 531 575 1,106
Bad 115 120 235
Very bad 16 24 40
Not stated 82 67 149
Total 5,268 5,570 10,838
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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 193 88 281
Professional Occupations 171 278 449
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 190 135 325
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 53 249 302
Skilled Trades Occupations 746 63 809
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 63 381 444
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 126 327 453
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 414 112 526
Elementary Occupations 509 301 810
Not stated 209 155 364
Total 2,674 2,089 4,763
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 71 30
Building and construction 170 7
Manufacturing industries 399 148
Commerce and trade 383 468
Transport and communications 159 37
Public administration 80 84
Professional services 181 593
Other 257 326
Total 1,700 1,693
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 1,121
One motor car 2,065
Two motor cars 874
Three motor cars 135
Four or more motor cars 37
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 2,624
No 1,546
Not stated 62
Total 4,232
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 2,248
Other 318
No 1,578
Not stated 88
Total 4,232
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