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Settlement Cliffoney (CSO Area Code ST 31008)

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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 5 6 11
1 5 4 9
2 6 4 10
3 2 6 8
4 1 3 4
5 0 2 2
6 4 1 5
7 1 0 1
8 1 4 5
9 1 2 3
10 2 1 3
11 6 3 9
12 6 1 7
13 4 0 4
14 4 3 7
15 4 3 7
16 0 6 6
17 4 3 7
18 4 3 7
19 0 0 0
20-24 14 12 26
25-29 22 15 37
30-34 20 20 40
35-39 23 21 44
40-44 12 16 28
45-49 15 19 34
50-54 12 18 30
55-59 14 22 36
60-64 18 14 32
65-69 8 12 20
70-74 9 6 15
75-79 5 5 10
80-84 6 7 13
85+ 1 2 3
Total 239 244 483
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 127 115
Married 96 94
Separated 4 13
Divorced 4 7
Widowed 8 15
Total 239 244
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 400 434
UK 46 17
Poland 3 3
Lithuania 1 1
Other EU 27 14 14
Rest of World 14 7
Not stated 0 2
Total 478 478
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 427
White Irish Traveller 0
Other White 38
Black or Black Irish 5
Asian or Asian Irish 2
Other 0
Not stated 6
Total 478
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 447
Elsewhere in County 6
Elsewhere in Ireland 5
Outside Ireland 9
Total 467
Population by religion
Catholic 421
Other stated religion 23
No religion 34
Not stated 5
Total 483
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 3
French 7
Lithuanian 1
Other 26
Total 37
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 19
Well 14
Not well 1
Not at all 2
Not stated 1
Total 37
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 176
No 266
Not stated 11
Total 453
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 28
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 2
Outside education system, Daily 2
Outside education system, Weekly 6
Outside education system, Less often 87
Outside education system, Never 49
Outside education system, Not stated 2
Total 176
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 0 0 0
Weekly 2 1 1
Less often 0 0 0
Never 0 0 0
Total 2 1 1
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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 61 122 15
3 persons 28 84 33
4 persons 31 124 63
5 persons 10 50 31
6 or more persons 5 32 22
Total 135 412 164
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 46
1 child 19 19 0 38
2 children 19 10 6 35
3 children 2 6 2 10
4 children 2 1 1 4
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 34 7 1
All children aged fifteen or over 26 8 2
Other 7 3 1
Total number of family units 67 18 4
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 62 8 1
All children aged fifteen or over 47 11 3
Other 23 7 2
Total number of children 132 26 6
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 28 106
5-9 years 8 31
10-14 years 17 60
15-19 years 14 49
20+ years 22 74
Total 89 320
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 16 32
Empty nest 17 34
Retired 13 26
Pre-school 22 74
Early school 7 25
Pre-Adolescent 13 48
Adolescent 15 52
Adult 32 121
Total 135 412
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 62
1 28
2 38
3 28
4 or more 29
Total 185
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 55 55
Husband and wife 32 64
Cohabiting couple 12 24
Husband, wife and children 59 235
Cohabiting couple and children 5 19
Father and children 4 10
Mother and children 17 42
Couple and others 2 6
Couple, children and others 2 12
Father, children and others 0 0
Mother, children and others 0 0
Two or more family units 1 5
Non-family households and relations 3 6
Two or more non-related persons 2 5
Total 194 483
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 55 55
2 persons 62 124
3 persons 29 87
4 persons 31 124
5 persons 12 60
6 persons 2 12
7 persons 3 21
8 or more persons 0 0
Total 194 483
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 190 470
Flat/Apartment 3 8
Bed-sit 0 0
Caravan/Mobile Home 0 0
Not stated 1 5
Total 194 483
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 20 47
1919 to 1945 5 12
1946 to 1960 6 13
1961 to 1970 5 7
1971 to 1980 17 42
1981 to 1990 30 94
1991 to 2000 25 64
2001 to 2005 74 178
2006 or later 10 22
Not stated 2 4
Total 194 483
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 79 224
Owner occupied no mortgage 64 148
Rented from Private Landlord 37 83
Rented from Local Authority 8 17
Rented from Voluntary Body 1 1
Occupied free of rent 3 5
Not stated 2 5
Total 194 483
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 0 0
2 rooms 4 6
3 rooms 12 20
4 rooms 14 22
5 rooms 73 178
6 rooms 48 122
7 rooms 27 87
8 or more rooms 13 40
Not stated 3 8
Total 194 483
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 4
Oil 152
Natural Gas 2
Electricity 2
Coal (including anthracite) 19
Peat (including turf) 7
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 6
Wood (including wood pellets) 0
Other 0
Not stated 2
Total 194
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 179
Group scheme with local authority source 7
Group scheme with private source 4
Other private source 0
None 0
Not stated 4
Total 194
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 141
Individual septic tank 45
Other individual treatment 2
Other 2
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 4
Total 194
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 196
Unoccupied 90
Total 286
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 1
Number of persons 7
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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 97 104 201
Looking for first regular job 1 0 1
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 37 12 49
Student 19 20 39
Looking after home/family 3 27 30
Retired 24 28 52
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 10 12 22
Other 0 1 1
Total 191 204 395
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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 13 8 21
Managerial and technical 61 81 142
Non-manual 39 54 93
Skilled manual 56 40 96
Semi-skilled 27 22 49
Unskilled 8 7 15
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 35 32 67
Total 239 244 483
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 23 73
B Higher professional 9 19
C Lower professional 28 61
D Non-manual 45 99
E Manual skilled 27 77
F Semi-skilled 15 43
G Unskilled 7 21
H Own account workers 8 23
I Farmers 7 19
J Agricultural workers 1 3
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 24 45
Total 194 483
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 8 3 11
15 10 5 15
16 11 14 25
17 9 10 19
18 19 23 42
19 8 10 18
20 5 6 11
21 and over 28 36 64
Not stated 60 69 129
Total 158 176 334
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 19 20 39
Other 14 8 22
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 1 8 9
Arts 1 1 2
Humanities 2 1 3
Social sciences, Business and Law 12 34 46
Science, Mathematics and Computing 4 4 8
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 37 3 40
Agriculture and Veterinary 5 1 6
Health and Welfare 5 28 33
Services 13 12 25
Other subjects 0 0 0
Not Stated (including unknown) 78 84 162
Total 158 176 334
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 2 3 5
Primary Education 19 10 29
Lower Secondary 23 28 51
Upper Secondary 33 37 70
Technical or Vocational qualification 19 15 34
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 11 8 19
Higher Certificate 8 9 17
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 13 19 32
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 12 20 32
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 9 18 27
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 1 0 1
Not stated 8 9 17
Total 158 176 334
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 24
Bicycle 1
Bus, minibus or coach 34
Train, DART or LUAS 0
Motorcycle or scooter 2
Car driver 149
Car passenger 38
Van 18
Other 8
Not stated 7
Total 281
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 10
06:30-07:00 11
07:01-07:30 18
07:31-08:00 42
08:01-08:30 68
08:31-09:00 46
09:01-09:30 50
After 09:30 21
Not stated 9
Total 275
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 69
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 100
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 68
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 4
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 6
1 1/2 hours and over 6
Not stated 22
Total 275
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 4
15-24 5
25-44 10
45-64 23
65+ 20
Total 62
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 4 6
15-28 1 1
29-42 1 3
43+ 2 5
Not stated 4 1
Total 12 16
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 118 128 246
Good 88 88 176
Fair 24 23 47
Bad 3 2 5
Very bad 2 1 3
Not stated 4 2 6
Total 239 244 483
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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 10 7 17
Professional Occupations 17 19 36
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 15 18 33
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 7 32 39
Skilled Trades Occupations 41 0 41
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 5 19 24
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 3 6 9
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 14 3 17
Elementary Occupations 13 9 22
Not stated 9 3 12
Total 134 116 250
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 7 0
Building and construction 12 2
Manufacturing industries 11 14
Commerce and trade 25 17
Transport and communications 6 0
Public administration 4 15
Professional services 10 42
Other 22 14
Total 97 104
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 20
One motor car 98
Two motor cars 60
Three motor cars 12
Four or more motor cars 4
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 145
No 47
Not stated 2
Total 194
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 125
Other 14
No 53
Not stated 2
Total 194
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