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Settlement Collooney (CSO Area Code ST 31009)

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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 14 17 31
1 10 12 22
2 5 17 22
3 10 14 24
4 12 13 25
5 7 11 18
6 5 9 14
7 11 14 25
8 5 4 9
9 11 7 18
10 11 8 19
11 12 6 18
12 8 6 14
13 4 4 8
14 7 8 15
15 3 5 8
16 2 8 10
17 7 8 15
18 5 5 10
19 8 5 13
20-24 36 43 79
25-29 82 99 181
30-34 93 99 192
35-39 83 66 149
40-44 44 44 88
45-49 33 21 54
50-54 32 31 63
55-59 18 31 49
60-64 29 16 45
65-69 21 22 43
70-74 17 20 37
75-79 12 13 25
80-84 5 13 18
85+ 2 6 8
Total 664 705 1,369
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 416 434
Married 195 193
Separated 24 31
Divorced 18 13
Widowed 11 34
Total 664 705
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 1,116 1,191
UK 106 36
Poland 57 62
Lithuania 4 6
Other EU 27 31 30
Rest of World 53 37
Not stated 0 5
Total 1,367 1,367
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 1,149
White Irish Traveller 23
Other White 125
Black or Black Irish 7
Asian or Asian Irish 36
Other 8
Not stated 19
Total 1,367
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 1,189
Elsewhere in County 80
Elsewhere in Ireland 40
Outside Ireland 27
Total 1,336
Population by religion
Catholic 1,213
Other stated religion 81
No religion 60
Not stated 15
Total 1,369
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 60
French 12
Lithuanian 0
Other 88
Total 160
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 78
Well 59
Not well 16
Not at all 5
Not stated 2
Total 160
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 455
No 814
Not stated 25
Total 1,294
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 113
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 9
Outside education system, Daily 10
Outside education system, Weekly 28
Outside education system, Less often 162
Outside education system, Never 131
Outside education system, Not stated 2
Total 455
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 4 2 2
Weekly 3 3 0
Less often 2 0 2
Never 0 0 0
Total 9 5 4
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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 193 386 47
3 persons 89 267 110
4 persons 60 240 127
5 persons 22 110 66
6 or more persons 12 83 59
Total 376 1,086 409
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 0 146
1 child 80 35 0 115
2 children 44 21 9 74
3 children 16 6 7 29
4 children 5 0 3 8
5 or more children 2 0 2 4
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 105 38 4
All children aged fifteen or over 34 23 5
Other 16 5 0
Total number of family units 155 66 9
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 189 53 4
All children aged fifteen or over 55 35 5
Other 55 13 0
Total number of children 299 101 9
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 94 354
5-9 years 42 142
10-14 years 32 107
15-19 years 22 77
20+ years 40 114
Total 230 794
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 99 198
Empty nest 26 52
Retired 21 42
Pre-school 56 178
Early school 46 145
Pre-Adolescent 45 175
Adolescent 27 112
Adult 56 184
Total 376 1,086
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 216
1 88
2 79
3 55
4 or more 77
Total 515
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 165 165
Husband and wife 68 136
Cohabiting couple 66 132
Husband, wife and children 109 433
Cohabiting couple and children 38 145
Father and children 8 16
Mother and children 61 156
Couple and others 11 36
Couple, children and others 8 40
Father, children and others 1 3
Mother, children and others 4 13
Two or more family units 1 4
Non-family households and relations 15 31
Two or more non-related persons 27 70
Total 582 1,380
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 165 165
2 persons 206 412
3 persons 106 318
4 persons 67 268
5 persons 22 110
6 persons 12 72
7 persons 2 14
8 or more persons 2 21
Total 582 1,380
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 509 1,259
Flat/Apartment 64 102
Bed-sit 0 0
Caravan/Mobile Home 0 0
Not stated 9 19
Total 582 1,380
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 23 44
1919 to 1945 32 64
1946 to 1960 16 32
1961 to 1970 23 52
1971 to 1980 48 132
1981 to 1990 13 46
1991 to 2000 57 153
2001 to 2005 179 418
2006 or later 165 371
Not stated 26 68
Total 582 1,380
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 201 535
Owner occupied no mortgage 107 229
Rented from Private Landlord 189 417
Rented from Local Authority 69 173
Rented from Voluntary Body 0 0
Occupied free of rent 7 9
Not stated 9 17
Total 582 1,380
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 1 2
2 rooms 21 26
3 rooms 69 134
4 rooms 75 143
5 rooms 195 447
6 rooms 143 395
7 rooms 33 100
8 or more rooms 23 75
Not stated 22 58
Total 582 1,380
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 5
Oil 405
Natural Gas 62
Electricity 27
Coal (including anthracite) 48
Peat (including turf) 14
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 8
Wood (including wood pellets) 5
Other 0
Not stated 8
Total 582
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 535
Group scheme with local authority source 27
Group scheme with private source 0
Other private source 6
None 0
Not stated 14
Total 582
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 535
Individual septic tank 24
Other individual treatment 0
Other 5
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 18
Total 582
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 587
Unoccupied 182
Total 769
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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 328 315 643
Looking for first regular job 11 5 16
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 76 44 120
Student 28 49 77
Looking after home/family 7 64 71
Retired 57 47 104
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 25 29 54
Other 0 2 2
Total 532 555 1,087
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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 34 36 70
Managerial and technical 157 179 336
Non-manual 95 167 262
Skilled manual 175 90 265
Semi-skilled 82 97 179
Unskilled 33 18 51
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 88 118 206
Total 664 705 1,369
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 84 208
B Higher professional 38 70
C Lower professional 64 154
D Non-manual 133 311
E Manual skilled 56 147
F Semi-skilled 57 138
G Unskilled 20 47
H Own account workers 30 87
I Farmers 5 10
J Agricultural workers 1 6
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 94 202
Total 582 1,380
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 33 33 66
15 29 24 53
16 53 38 91
17 49 36 85
18 56 46 102
19 14 20 34
20 17 24 41
21 and over 91 127 218
Not stated 127 134 261
Total 469 482 951
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 28 49 77
Other 35 24 59
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 6 23 29
Arts 6 10 16
Humanities 1 9 10
Social sciences, Business and Law 41 77 118
Science, Mathematics and Computing 29 32 61
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 92 7 99
Agriculture and Veterinary 7 3 10
Health and Welfare 9 55 64
Services 32 39 71
Other subjects 0 0 0
Not Stated (including unknown) 246 227 473
Total 469 482 951
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 6 3 9
Primary Education 72 54 126
Lower Secondary 81 68 149
Upper Secondary 94 113 207
Technical or Vocational qualification 39 40 79
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 47 22 69
Higher Certificate 20 19 39
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 34 43 77
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 29 60 89
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 26 37 63
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 2 6 8
Not stated 19 17 36
Total 469 482 951
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 75
Bicycle 2
Bus, minibus or coach 37
Train, DART or LUAS 2
Motorcycle or scooter 1
Car driver 509
Car passenger 157
Van 51
Other 17
Not stated 25
Total 876
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 25
06:30-07:00 29
07:01-07:30 68
07:31-08:00 139
08:01-08:30 163
08:31-09:00 175
09:01-09:30 136
After 09:30 99
Not stated 27
Total 861
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 350
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 346
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 80
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 17
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 13
1 1/2 hours and over 15
Not stated 40
Total 861
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 14
15-24 4
25-44 49
45-64 46
65+ 40
Total 153
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 11 14
15-28 5 7
29-42 1 1
43+ 5 6
Not stated 2 4
Total 24 32
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 390 436 826
Good 198 189 387
Fair 56 58 114
Bad 8 7 15
Very bad 1 2 3
Not stated 11 13 24
Total 664 705 1,369
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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 39 22 61
Professional Occupations 46 75 121
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 60 38 98
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 17 51 68
Skilled Trades Occupations 101 12 113
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 7 55 62
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 20 52 72
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 43 10 53
Elementary Occupations 46 25 71
Not stated 25 19 44
Total 404 359 763
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 6 0
Building and construction 31 0
Manufacturing industries 62 30
Commerce and trade 79 83
Transport and communications 23 6
Public administration 32 23
Professional services 37 114
Other 58 59
Total 328 315
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 79
One motor car 276
Two motor cars 198
Three motor cars 26
Four or more motor cars 3
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 411
No 161
Not stated 10
Total 582
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 366
Other 46
No 157
Not stated 13
Total 582
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