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Settlement Mallow Legal Town And Its Environs (CSO Area Code ST 18051)

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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
0 110 110 220
1 122 98 220
2 113 117 230
3 107 92 199
4 100 97 197
5 87 95 182
6 82 95 177
7 86 85 171
8 82 99 181
9 69 63 132
10 85 57 142
11 79 68 147
12 78 77 155
13 67 72 139
14 53 71 124
15 59 84 143
16 59 52 111
17 66 65 131
18 68 73 141
19 66 50 116
20-24 291 323 614
25-29 440 509 949
30-34 572 623 1,195
35-39 514 507 1,021
40-44 432 388 820
45-49 351 326 677
50-54 316 327 643
55-59 260 294 554
60-64 265 260 525
65-69 188 219 407
70-74 146 181 327
75-79 106 153 259
80-84 68 124 192
85+ 49 115 164
Total 5,636 5,969 11,605
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 3,110 3,085
Married 2,176 2,140
Separated 153 204
Divorced 100 141
Widowed 97 399
Total 5,636 5,969
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 9,413 9,588
UK 639 287
Poland 612 657
Lithuania 151 152
Other EU 27 198 203
Rest of World 513 417
Not stated 0 222
Total 11,526 11,526
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 9,276
White Irish Traveller 84
Other White 1,304
Black or Black Irish 352
Asian or Asian Irish 193
Other 101
Not stated 216
Total 11,526
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 10,358
Elsewhere in County 761
Elsewhere in Ireland 96
Outside Ireland 91
Total 11,306
Population by religion
Catholic 10,235
Other stated religion 732
No religion 443
Not stated 195
Total 11,605
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 643
French 165
Lithuanian 154
Other 639
Total 1,601
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 605
Well 543
Not well 299
Not at all 78
Not stated 76
Total 1,601
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 4,434
No 6,119
Not stated 382
Total 10,935
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 1,311
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 76
Outside education system, Daily 86
Outside education system, Weekly 236
Outside education system, Less often 1,557
Outside education system, Never 1,105
Outside education system, Not stated 63
Total 4,434
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 37 19 18
Weekly 17 7 10
Less often 13 5 8
Never 9 6 3
Total 76 37 39
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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 1,310 2,620 375
3 persons 763 2,289 927
4 persons 624 2,496 1,311
5 persons 295 1,475 903
6 or more persons 128 818 568
Total 3,120 9,698 4,084
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 0 935
1 child 534 440 0 974
2 children 412 210 103 725
3 children 186 57 97 340
4 children 37 6 63 106
5 or more children 14 2 24 40
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 884 271 28
All children aged fifteen or over 462 206 47
Other 213 65 9
Total number of family units 1,559 542 84
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 1,691 402 44
All children aged fifteen or over 729 273 65
Other 668 189 23
Total number of children 3,088 864 132
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 819 3,097
5-9 years 366 1,420
10-14 years 285 1,067
15-19 years 239 841
20+ years 476 1,403
Total 2,185 7,828
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 394 788
Empty nest 295 590
Retired 246 492
Pre-school 464 1,444
Early school 382 1,444
Pre-Adolescent 337 1,316
Adolescent 329 1,305
Adult 673 2,319
Total 3,120 9,698
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 1,296
1 682
2 885
3 620
4 or more 691
Total 4,174
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 1,154 1,154
Husband and wife 658 1,316
Cohabiting couple 207 414
Husband, wife and children 1,315 5,300
Cohabiting couple and children 157 577
Father and children 79 201
Mother and children 465 1,225
Couple and others 51 169
Couple, children and others 67 351
Father, children and others 5 20
Mother, children and others 42 155
Two or more family units 36 194
Non-family households and relations 94 214
Two or more non-related persons 102 258
Total 4,432 11,548
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 1,154 1,154
2 persons 1,319 2,638
3 persons 817 2,451
4 persons 647 2,588
5 persons 327 1,635
6 persons 118 708
7 persons 33 231
8 or more persons 17 143
Total 4,432 11,548
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 4,032 10,810
Flat/Apartment 309 494
Bed-sit 11 31
Caravan/Mobile Home 0 0
Not stated 80 213
Total 4,432 11,548
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 189 389
1919 to 1945 228 434
1946 to 1960 338 709
1961 to 1970 354 814
1971 to 1980 500 1,289
1981 to 1990 350 984
1991 to 2000 706 2,057
2001 to 2005 935 2,662
2006 or later 540 1,471
Not stated 292 739
Total 4,432 11,548
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 1,439 4,410
Owner occupied no mortgage 1,298 2,854
Rented from Private Landlord 1,029 2,724
Rented from Local Authority 492 1,212
Rented from Voluntary Body 53 110
Occupied free of rent 50 82
Not stated 71 156
Total 4,432 11,548
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 41 55
2 rooms 186 288
3 rooms 416 923
4 rooms 392 914
5 rooms 1,248 3,157
6 rooms 950 2,562
7 rooms 634 1,923
8 or more rooms 367 1,282
Not stated 198 444
Total 4,432 11,548
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 75
Oil 1,673
Natural Gas 1,937
Electricity 314
Coal (including anthracite) 332
Peat (including turf) 3
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 13
Wood (including wood pellets) 12
Other 6
Not stated 67
Total 4,432
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 3,975
Group scheme with local authority source 267
Group scheme with private source 10
Other private source 20
None 0
Not stated 160
Total 4,432
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 4,011
Individual septic tank 184
Other individual treatment 16
Other 8
No sewerage facility 3
Not stated 210
Total 4,432
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 4,438
Unoccupied 934
Total 5,372
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 7
Number of persons 194
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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 2,232 2,121 4,353
Looking for first regular job 40 37 77
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 724 401 1,125
Student 398 456 854
Looking after home/family 57 814 871
Retired 581 574 1,155
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 276 244 520
Other 8 26 34
Total 4,316 4,673 8,989
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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 347 279 626
Managerial and technical 1,170 1,472 2,642
Non-manual 771 1,275 2,046
Skilled manual 1,272 635 1,907
Semi-skilled 688 660 1,348
Unskilled 282 208 490
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,106 1,440 2,546
Total 5,636 5,969 11,605
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 538 1,490
B Higher professional 226 607
C Lower professional 446 1,146
D Non-manual 817 2,142
E Manual skilled 494 1,461
F Semi-skilled 437 1,202
G Unskilled 175 489
H Own account workers 193 566
I Farmers 39 90
J Agricultural workers 19 45
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,048 2,310
Total 4,432 11,548
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 179 170 349
15 136 133 269
16 316 220 536
17 265 277 542
18 454 461 915
19 159 163 322
20 113 179 292
21 and over 727 804 1,531
Not stated 1,287 1,510 2,797
Total 3,636 3,917 7,553
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 398 456 854
Other 282 300 582
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 57 201 258
Arts 34 56 90
Humanities 58 72 130
Social sciences, Business and Law 322 631 953
Science, Mathematics and Computing 153 137 290
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 761 66 827
Agriculture and Veterinary 81 23 104
Health and Welfare 71 465 536
Services 142 205 347
Other subjects 1 5 6
Not Stated (including unknown) 1,956 2,056 4,012
Total 3,636 3,917 7,553
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 60 51 111
Primary Education 391 404 795
Lower Secondary 682 591 1,273
Upper Secondary 703 854 1,557
Technical or Vocational qualification 339 416 755
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 323 141 464
Higher Certificate 152 165 317
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 247 318 565
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 288 344 632
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 185 294 479
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 16 15 31
Not stated 250 324 574
Total 3,636 3,917 7,553
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 1,042
Bicycle 45
Bus, minibus or coach 101
Train, DART or LUAS 172
Motorcycle or scooter 10
Car driver 3,049
Car passenger 1,611
Van 288
Other 123
Not stated 255
Total 6,696
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 291
06:30-07:00 405
07:01-07:30 586
07:31-08:00 930
08:01-08:30 1,346
08:31-09:00 1,929
09:01-09:30 301
After 09:30 530
Not stated 286
Total 6,604
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 2,854
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 1,269
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 984
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 568
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 389
1 1/2 hours and over 94
Not stated 446
Total 6,604
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 178
15-24 99
25-44 419
45-64 450
65+ 565
Total 1,711
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 88 97
15-28 34 36
29-42 16 23
43+ 44 79
Not stated 29 33
Total 211 268
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 3,230 3,401 6,631
Good 1,688 1,781 3,469
Fair 469 523 992
Bad 73 87 160
Very bad 12 9 21
Not stated 164 168 332
Total 5,636 5,969 11,605
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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 223 146 369
Professional Occupations 311 465 776
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 319 192 511
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 111 419 530
Skilled Trades Occupations 724 78 802
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 60 333 393
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 143 287 430
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 392 51 443
Elementary Occupations 327 253 580
Not stated 346 298 644
Total 2,956 2,522 5,478
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 53 15
Building and construction 233 15
Manufacturing industries 425 154
Commerce and trade 563 550
Transport and communications 253 63
Public administration 170 135
Professional services 236 791
Other 299 398
Total 2,232 2,121
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 886
One motor car 1,910
Two motor cars 1,393
Three motor cars 191
Four or more motor cars 52
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 3,021
No 1,303
Not stated 108
Total 4,432
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 2,673
Other 328
No 1,310
Not stated 121
Total 4,432
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