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Settlement Carrigaline (CSO Area Code ST 18015)

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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
0 142 160 302
1 174 162 336
2 149 141 290
3 163 163 326
4 147 114 261
5 129 142 271
6 130 118 248
7 139 131 270
8 154 150 304
9 150 123 273
10 135 126 261
11 118 127 245
12 130 107 237
13 91 116 207
14 98 87 185
15 108 91 199
16 108 90 198
17 86 106 192
18 73 91 164
19 76 88 164
20-24 378 418 796
25-29 470 590 1,060
30-34 712 745 1,457
35-39 683 760 1,443
40-44 632 675 1,307
45-49 521 527 1,048
50-54 403 435 838
55-59 301 311 612
60-64 244 249 493
65-69 164 162 326
70-74 102 131 233
75-79 49 69 118
80-84 23 42 65
85+ 13 33 46
Total 7,195 7,580 14,775
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 3,966 3,962
Married 2,917 2,956
Separated 127 221
Divorced 117 207
Widowed 68 234
Total 7,195 7,580
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 12,184 12,741
UK 850 334
Poland 653 705
Lithuania 122 131
Other EU 27 331 310
Rest of World 536 352
Not stated 0 103
Total 14,676 14,676
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 12,388
White Irish Traveller 8
Other White 1,570
Black or Black Irish 297
Asian or Asian Irish 143
Other 133
Not stated 137
Total 14,676
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 13,534
Elsewhere in County 622
Elsewhere in Ireland 82
Outside Ireland 137
Total 14,375
Population by religion
Catholic 12,718
Other stated religion 1,142
No religion 762
Not stated 153
Total 14,775
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 712
French 220
Lithuanian 120
Other 774
Total 1,826
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 864
Well 558
Not well 275
Not at all 66
Not stated 63
Total 1,826
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 6,485
No 7,183
Not stated 179
Total 13,847
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 2,246
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 134
Outside education system, Daily 129
Outside education system, Weekly 334
Outside education system, Less often 1,938
Outside education system, Never 1,667
Outside education system, Not stated 37
Total 6,485
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 75 29 46
Weekly 21 9 12
Less often 23 11 12
Never 15 8 7
Total 134 57 77
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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 1,322 2,644 373
3 persons 960 2,880 1,139
4 persons 1,111 4,444 2,283
5 persons 519 2,595 1,570
6 or more persons 145 894 609
Total 4,057 13,457 5,974
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 0 949
1 child 681 473 0 1,154
2 children 738 324 167 1,229
3 children 306 87 174 567
4 children 53 6 70 129
5 or more children 12 4 13 29
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 1,499 269 22
All children aged fifteen or over 615 217 62
Other 363 57 4
Total number of family units 2,477 543 88
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 2,900 411 36
All children aged fifteen or over 1,040 302 84
Other 1,043 147 11
Total number of children 4,983 860 131
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 1,174 4,483
5-9 years 610 2,440
10-14 years 430 1,701
15-19 years 357 1,283
20+ years 537 1,652
Total 3,108 11,559
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 464 928
Empty nest 310 620
Retired 175 350
Pre-school 641 2,054
Early school 596 2,296
Pre-Adolescent 553 2,286
Adolescent 503 2,015
Adult 815 2,908
Total 4,057 13,457
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 1,436
1 806
2 1,305
3 903
4 or more 592
Total 5,042
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 800 800
Husband and wife 647 1,294
Cohabiting couple 227 454
Husband, wife and children 2,107 8,565
Cohabiting couple and children 222 821
Father and children 74 189
Mother and children 455 1,201
Couple and others 50 170
Couple, children and others 107 540
Father, children and others 7 23
Mother, children and others 41 150
Two or more family units 60 314
Non-family households and relations 60 130
Two or more non-related persons 109 273
Total 4,966 14,924
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 800 800
2 persons 1,293 2,586
3 persons 968 2,904
4 persons 1,136 4,544
5 persons 574 2,870
6 persons 152 912
7 persons 37 259
8 or more persons 6 49
Total 4,966 14,924
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 4,749 14,511
Flat/Apartment 163 275
Bed-sit 6 6
Caravan/Mobile Home 1 1
Not stated 47 131
Total 4,966 14,924
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 39 90
1919 to 1945 25 70
1946 to 1960 69 154
1961 to 1970 170 447
1971 to 1980 861 2,344
1981 to 1990 595 1,797
1991 to 2000 1,473 4,852
2001 to 2005 976 3,016
2006 or later 539 1,513
Not stated 218 640
Total 4,965 14,923
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 2,650 8,673
Owner occupied no mortgage 1,105 2,704
Rented from Private Landlord 872 2,530
Rented from Local Authority 238 783
Rented from Voluntary Body 26 67
Occupied free of rent 25 47
Not stated 49 119
Total 4,965 14,923
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 16 19
2 rooms 68 115
3 rooms 351 908
4 rooms 211 510
5 rooms 1,627 4,324
6 rooms 909 2,694
7 rooms 754 2,599
8 or more rooms 899 3,427
Not stated 130 327
Total 4,965 14,923
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 24
Oil 957
Natural Gas 3,667
Electricity 151
Coal (including anthracite) 97
Peat (including turf) 1
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 18
Wood (including wood pellets) 7
Other 6
Not stated 37
Total 4,965
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 4,759
Group scheme with local authority source 102
Group scheme with private source 3
Other private source 1
None 0
Not stated 100
Total 4,965
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 4,685
Individual septic tank 127
Other individual treatment 22
Other 6
No sewerage facility 2
Not stated 123
Total 4,965
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 4,974
Unoccupied 406
Total 5,380
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 3
Number of persons 36
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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 3,242 2,969 6,211
Looking for first regular job 39 32 71
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 669 354 1,023
Student 608 648 1,256
Looking after home/family 43 1,011 1,054
Retired 393 373 766
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 146 219 365
Other 6 7 13
Total 5,146 5,613 10,759
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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 793 667 1,460
Managerial and technical 2,075 2,277 4,352
Non-manual 1,063 1,929 2,992
Skilled manual 1,393 782 2,175
Semi-skilled 989 820 1,809
Unskilled 209 229 438
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 673 876 1,549
Total 7,195 7,580 14,775
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 814 2,596
B Higher professional 445 1,374
C Lower professional 650 1,838
D Non-manual 995 2,865
E Manual skilled 501 1,551
F Semi-skilled 569 1,818
G Unskilled 135 409
H Own account workers 274 877
I Farmers 13 31
J Agricultural workers 8 26
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 562 1,539
Total 4,966 14,924
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 124 137 261
15 141 128 269
16 340 299 639
17 418 424 842
18 605 686 1,291
19 206 300 506
20 217 262 479
21 and over 1,114 1,149 2,263
Not stated 1,133 1,297 2,430
Total 4,298 4,682 8,980
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 608 648 1,256
Other 240 283 523
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 66 239 305
Arts 69 104 173
Humanities 42 101 143
Social sciences, Business and Law 549 1,007 1,556
Science, Mathematics and Computing 316 265 581
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 1,186 129 1,315
Agriculture and Veterinary 52 17 69
Health and Welfare 65 539 604
Services 200 360 560
Other subjects 7 9 16
Not Stated (including unknown) 1,746 1,912 3,658
Total 4,298 4,682 8,980
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 25 21 46
Primary Education 243 276 519
Lower Secondary 614 622 1,236
Upper Secondary 944 1,157 2,101
Technical or Vocational qualification 424 535 959
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 472 228 700
Higher Certificate 239 266 505
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 410 472 882
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 470 517 987
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 304 435 739
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 48 32 80
Not stated 105 121 226
Total 4,298 4,682 8,980
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 1,289
Bicycle 68
Bus, minibus or coach 528
Train, DART or LUAS 4
Motorcycle or scooter 28
Car driver 5,012
Car passenger 2,252
Van 355
Other 184
Not stated 171
Total 9,891
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 301
06:30-07:00 510
07:01-07:30 1,055
07:31-08:00 1,749
08:01-08:30 2,373
08:31-09:00 2,493
09:01-09:30 403
After 09:30 639
Not stated 219
Total 9,742
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 3,239
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 3,377
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 2,019
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 409
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 234
1 1/2 hours and over 97
Not stated 367
Total 9,742
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 221
15-24 102
25-44 371
45-64 392
65+ 247
Total 1,333
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 86 167
15-28 33 59
29-42 12 20
43+ 37 74
Not stated 36 41
Total 204 361
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 4,895 5,129 10,024
Good 1,813 1,880 3,693
Fair 317 398 715
Bad 48 57 105
Very bad 11 7 18
Not stated 111 109 220
Total 7,195 7,580 14,775
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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 382 200 582
Professional Occupations 589 646 1,235
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 622 375 997
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 142 669 811
Skilled Trades Occupations 857 76 933
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 52 409 461
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 169 420 589
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 539 90 629
Elementary Occupations 339 268 607
Not stated 220 170 390
Total 3,911 3,323 7,234
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 31 3
Building and construction 309 38
Manufacturing industries 852 417
Commerce and trade 834 817
Transport and communications 323 142
Public administration 219 129
Professional services 340 1,017
Other 334 406
Total 3,242 2,969
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 334
One motor car 1,815
Two motor cars 2,348
Three motor cars 363
Four or more motor cars 105
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 4,173
No 718
Not stated 74
Total 4,965
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 3,874
Other 308
No 721
Not stated 62
Total 4,965
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