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Settlement Rathnew (CSO Area Code ST 15019)

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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 43 49 92
1 45 34 79
2 55 38 93
3 25 32 57
4 37 32 69
5 30 26 56
6 32 38 70
7 26 33 59
8 24 22 46
9 23 22 45
10 16 14 30
11 24 15 39
12 18 17 35
13 14 16 30
14 18 18 36
15 10 12 22
16 21 14 35
17 18 19 37
18 16 11 27
19 14 11 25
20-24 78 82 160
25-29 132 169 301
30-34 193 232 425
35-39 152 139 291
40-44 89 100 189
45-49 76 71 147
50-54 56 55 111
55-59 52 58 110
60-64 59 49 108
65-69 29 21 50
70-74 17 22 39
75-79 9 12 21
80-84 7 10 17
85+ 3 10 13
Total 1,461 1,503 2,964
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 901 889
Married 481 480
Separated 31 43
Divorced 34 40
Widowed 14 51
Total 1,461 1,503
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 2,616 2,670
UK 126 63
Poland 44 49
Lithuania 49 53
Other EU 27 41 39
Rest of World 73 50
Not stated 0 25
Total 2,949 2,949
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 2,578
White Irish Traveller 56
Other White 197
Black or Black Irish 15
Asian or Asian Irish 47
Other 20
Not stated 36
Total 2,949
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 2,707
Elsewhere in County 121
Elsewhere in Ireland 18
Outside Ireland 11
Total 2,857
Population by religion
Catholic 2,638
Other stated religion 156
No religion 143
Not stated 27
Total 2,964
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 46
French 23
Lithuanian 56
Other 164
Total 289
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 143
Well 70
Not well 54
Not at all 14
Not stated 8
Total 289
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 789
No 1,873
Not stated 38
Total 2,700
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 321
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 14
Outside education system, Daily 13
Outside education system, Weekly 45
Outside education system, Less often 188
Outside education system, Never 197
Outside education system, Not stated 11
Total 789
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 11 4 7
Weekly 2 1 1
Less often 0 0 0
Never 1 1 0
Total 14 6 8
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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 303 606 121
3 persons 244 732 302
4 persons 207 828 435
5 persons 80 400 247
6 or more persons 17 103 70
Total 851 2,669 1,175
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 0 182
1 child 209 98 0 307
2 children 164 52 28 244
3 children 54 14 26 94
4 children 9 5 8 22
5 or more children 0 0 2 2
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 317 115 4
All children aged over fifteen 104 45 20
Other 40 21 3
Total number of family units 461 181 27
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 560 171 4
All children aged over fifteen 172 65 27
Other 110 57 9
Total number of family units 842 293 40
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 310 1,103
5-9 years 127 449
10-14 years 63 216
15-19 years 64 214
20+ years 105 323
Total 669 2,305
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 111 222
Empty nest 52 104
Retired 19 38
Pre-school 185 570
Early school 152 559
Pre-Adolescent 99 359
Adolescent 80 275
Adult 153 542
Total 851 2,669
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 261
1 221
2 246
3 129
4 or more 149
Total 1,006
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 148 148
Husband and wife 98 196
Cohabiting couple 63 126
Husband, wife and children 347 1,347
Cohabiting couple and children 91 334
Father and children 23 59
Mother and children 156 419
Couple and others 11 36
Couple, children and others 17 83
Father, children and others 2 6
Mother, children and others 16 55
Two or more family units 13 62
Non-family households and relations 21 45
Two or more non-related persons 19 52
Total 1,025 2,968
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 148 148
2 persons 287 574
3 persons 256 768
4 persons 220 880
5 persons 89 445
6 persons 22 132
7 persons 3 21
8 or more persons 0 0
Total 1,025 2,968
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 925 2,754
Flat/Apartment 79 160
Bed-sit 2 4
Caravan/Mobile Home 6 9
Not stated 13 41
Total 1,025 2,968
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 35 83
1919 to 1945 81 221
1946 to 1960 45 115
1961 to 1970 36 93
1971 to 1980 124 371
1981 to 1990 47 147
1991 to 2000 36 103
2001 to 2005 250 782
2006 or later 335 947
Not stated 30 97
Total 1,019 2,959
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 510 1,558
Owner occupied no mortgage 188 459
Rented from Private Landlord 117 305
Rented from Local Authority 180 573
Rented from Voluntary Body 2 6
Occupied free of rent 11 20
Not stated 11 38
Total 1,019 2,959
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 4 5
2 rooms 41 82
3 rooms 120 306
4 rooms 145 345
5 rooms 403 1,206
6 rooms 171 563
7 rooms 57 211
8 or more rooms 43 142
Not stated 35 99
Total 1,019 2,959
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 18
Oil 261
Natural Gas 596
Electricity 14
Coal (including anthracite) 97
Peat (including turf) 1
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 4
Wood (including wood pellets) 21
Other 2
Not stated 5
Total 1,019
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 942
Group scheme with local authority source 41
Group scheme with private source 1
Other private source 2
None 0
Not stated 33
Total 1,019
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 960
Individual septic tank 11
Other individual treatment 1
Other 4
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 43
Total 1,019
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 1,020
Unoccupied 114
Total 1,134
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 0
Number of persons 0
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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 497 521 1,018
Looking for first regular job 13 4 17
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 295 156 451
Student 76 91 167
Looking after home/family 7 207 214
Retired 69 61 130
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 72 56 128
Other 2 1 3
Total 1,031 1,097 2,128
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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 64 77 141
Managerial and technical 312 343 655
Non-manual 154 271 425
Skilled manual 357 214 571
Semi-skilled 142 158 300
Unskilled 94 68 162
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 338 372 710
Total 1,461 1,503 2,964
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 140 425
B Higher professional 49 124
C Lower professional 82 230
D Non-manual 207 592
E Manual skilled 114 356
F Semi-skilled 81 223
G Unskilled 56 154
H Own account workers 47 154
I Farmers 2 8
J Agricultural workers 4 13
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 243 689
Total 1,025 2,968
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 84 59 143
15 53 54 107
16 95 63 158
17 74 66 140
18 91 102 193
19 30 51 81
20 23 44 67
21 and over 132 173 305
Not stated 294 309 603
Total 876 921 1,797
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 76 91 167
Other 79 85 164
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 5 22 27
Arts 16 18 34
Humanities 6 9 15
Social sciences, Business and Law 84 171 255
Science, Mathematics and Computing 50 31 81
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 132 12 144
Agriculture and Veterinary 7 4 11
Health and Welfare 8 90 98
Services 44 76 120
Other subjects 1 0 1
Not Stated (including unknown) 523 488 1,011
Total 876 921 1,797
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 30 24 54
Primary Education 163 143 306
Lower Secondary 179 156 335
Upper Secondary 161 178 339
Technical or Vocational qualification 72 116 188
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 78 40 118
Higher Certificate 30 33 63
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 51 67 118
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 46 76 122
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 31 49 80
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 2 0 2
Not stated 33 39 72
Total 876 921 1,797
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 147
Bicycle 15
Bus, minibus or coach 95
Train, DART or LUAS 27
Motorcycle or scooter 2
Car driver 760
Car passenger 427
Van 84
Other 21
Not stated 46
Total 1,624
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 73
06:30-07:00 162
07:01-07:30 192
07:31-08:00 230
08:01-08:30 238
08:31-09:00 332
09:01-09:30 231
After 09:30 103
Not stated 47
Total 1,608
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 629
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 243
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 326
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 144
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 142
1 1/2 hours and over 49
Not stated 75
Total 1,608
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 41
15-24 38
25-44 97
45-64 115
65+ 64
Total 355
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 14 28
15-28 6 11
29-42 3 6
43+ 8 17
Not stated 6 9
Total 37 71
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 935 948 1,883
Good 367 390 757
Fair 110 117 227
Bad 13 22 35
Very bad 7 4 11
Not stated 29 22 51
Total 1,461 1,503 2,964
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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 62 50 112
Professional Occupations 76 80 156
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 81 69 150
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 23 116 139
Skilled Trades Occupations 193 19 212
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 13 99 112
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 33 69 102
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 97 13 110
Elementary Occupations 93 58 151
Not stated 121 104 225
Total 792 677 1,469
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4 1
Building and construction 50 1
Manufacturing industries 95 39
Commerce and trade 139 179
Transport and communications 62 19
Public administration 18 19
Professional services 46 147
Other 83 116
Total 497 521
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 157
One motor car 410
Two motor cars 404
Three motor cars 39
Four or more motor cars 9
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 773
No 222
Not stated 24
Total 1,019
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 685
Other 97
No 225
Not stated 12
Total 1,019
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