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Settlement Ardara (CSO Area Code ST 33015)

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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 6 5 11
1 3 3 6
2 7 4 11
3 6 6 12
4 4 5 9
5 7 5 12
6 8 4 12
7 4 4 8
8 2 6 8
9 5 4 9
10 1 5 6
11 4 1 5
12 5 6 11
13 4 2 6
14 3 5 8
15 4 6 10
16 4 5 9
17 5 4 9
18 4 3 7
19 3 4 7
20-24 24 24 48
25-29 32 33 65
30-34 32 27 59
35-39 24 21 45
40-44 18 24 42
45-49 19 28 47
50-54 22 13 35
55-59 28 33 61
60-64 16 18 34
65-69 17 19 36
70-74 14 17 31
75-79 10 10 20
80-84 5 8 13
85+ 5 14 19
Total 355 376 731
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 196 180
Married 134 132
Separated 10 14
Divorced 8 14
Widowed 7 36
Total 355 376
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 576 625
UK 83 35
Poland 6 5
Lithuania 0 0
Other EU 27 47 49
Rest of World 12 6
Not stated 0 4
Total 724 724
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 623
White Irish Traveller 0
Other White 87
Black or Black Irish 0
Asian or Asian Irish 6
Other 2
Not stated 6
Total 724
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 667
Elsewhere in County 27
Elsewhere in Ireland 10
Outside Ireland 9
Total 713
Population by religion
Catholic 618
Other stated religion 70
No religion 35
Not stated 8
Total 731
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 5
French 6
Lithuanian 0
Other 57
Total 68
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 13
Well 25
Not well 21
Not at all 6
Not stated 3
Total 68
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 286
No 412
Not stated 5
Total 703
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 67
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 14
Outside education system, Daily 13
Outside education system, Weekly 29
Outside education system, Less often 111
Outside education system, Never 49
Outside education system, Not stated 3
Total 286
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 95 190 29
3 persons 40 120 50
4 persons 32 128 66
5 persons 19 95 58
6 or more persons 10 60 41
Total 196 593 244
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 66
1 child 25 34 0 59
2 children 19 12 9 40
3 children 8 9 3 20
4 children 5 0 5 10
5 or more children 0 0 1 1
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 39 18 0
All children aged fifteen or over 33 19 3
Other 15 3 0
Total number of family units 87 40 3
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 84 23 0
All children aged fifteen or over 53 29 3
Other 43 9 0
Total number of children 180 61 3
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 34 131
5-9 years 23 93
10-14 years 18 64
15-19 years 15 54
20+ years 40 119
Total 130 461
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 21 42
Empty nest 24 48
Retired 21 42
Pre-school 17 51
Early school 24 87
Pre-Adolescent 16 65
Adolescent 22 89
Adult 51 169
Total 196 593
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 85
1 34
2 53
3 32
4 or more 76
Total 280
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 94 94
Husband and wife 43 86
Cohabiting couple 18 36
Husband, wife and children 79 327
Cohabiting couple and children 3 11
Father and children 3 6
Mother and children 32 84
Couple and others 3 9
Couple, children and others 3 12
Father, children and others 0 0
Mother, children and others 1 4
Two or more family units 5 26
Non-family households and relations 8 16
Two or more non-related persons 7 14
Total 299 725
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 94 94
2 persons 98 196
3 persons 38 114
4 persons 36 144
5 persons 21 105
6 persons 12 72
7 persons 0 0
8 or more persons 0 0
Total 299 725
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 266 676
Flat/Apartment 31 46
Bed-sit 0 0
Caravan/Mobile Home 0 0
Not stated 2 3
Total 299 725
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 35 65
1919 to 1945 17 31
1946 to 1960 19 38
1961 to 1970 12 23
1971 to 1980 29 71
1981 to 1990 29 87
1991 to 2000 37 106
2001 to 2005 43 125
2006 or later 67 156
Not stated 11 23
Total 299 725
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 52 173
Owner occupied no mortgage 108 237
Rented from Private Landlord 63 132
Rented from Local Authority 58 149
Rented from Voluntary Body 5 6
Occupied free of rent 12 26
Not stated 1 2
Total 299 725
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 3 4
2 rooms 24 30
3 rooms 41 78
4 rooms 41 82
5 rooms 79 212
6 rooms 39 113
7 rooms 27 95
8 or more rooms 38 102
Not stated 7 9
Total 299 725
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 6
Oil 214
Natural Gas 0
Electricity 21
Coal (including anthracite) 36
Peat (including turf) 14
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 2
Wood (including wood pellets) 3
Other 2
Not stated 1
Total 299
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 283
Group scheme with local authority source 8
Group scheme with private source 3
Other private source 0
None 0
Not stated 5
Total 299
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 263
Individual septic tank 26
Other individual treatment 4
Other 1
No sewerage facility 0
Not stated 5
Total 299
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 300
Unoccupied 172
Total 472
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 2
Number of persons 3
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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 137 122 259
Looking for first regular job 4 2 6
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 54 36 90
Student 23 33 56
Looking after home/family 1 60 61
Retired 46 45 91
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 21 12 33
Other 0 1 1
Total 286 311 597
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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 9 6 15
Managerial and technical 73 81 154
Non-manual 38 71 109
Skilled manual 91 55 146
Semi-skilled 68 71 139
Unskilled 25 33 58
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 51 59 110
Total 355 376 731
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 34 98
B Higher professional 6 13
C Lower professional 25 63
D Non-manual 53 117
E Manual skilled 37 105
F Semi-skilled 41 113
G Unskilled 24 67
H Own account workers 20 44
I Farmers 2 4
J Agricultural workers 1 4
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 56 97
Total 299 725
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 32 43 75
15 18 13 31
16 27 28 55
17 22 24 46
18 27 27 54
19 8 13 21
20 10 12 22
21 and over 40 34 74
Not stated 65 73 138
Total 249 267 516
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 23 33 56
Other 14 11 25
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 9 22 31
Arts 4 4 8
Humanities 4 3 7
Social sciences, Business and Law 14 26 40
Science, Mathematics and Computing 9 4 13
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 47 4 51
Agriculture and Veterinary 9 1 10
Health and Welfare 0 26 26
Services 10 19 29
Other subjects 1 0 1
Not Stated (including unknown) 142 158 300
Total 249 267 516
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 1 1 2
Primary Education 49 67 116
Lower Secondary 50 43 93
Upper Secondary 50 50 100
Technical or Vocational qualification 21 31 52
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 17 11 28
Higher Certificate 15 3 18
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 11 22 33
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 10 14 24
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 9 10 19
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 0 0 0
Not stated 16 15 31
Total 249 267 516
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 68
Bicycle 3
Bus, minibus or coach 75
Train, DART or LUAS 0
Motorcycle or scooter 1
Car driver 144
Car passenger 54
Van 27
Other 14
Not stated 12
Total 398
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 12
07:01-07:30 16
07:31-08:00 49
08:01-08:30 62
08:31-09:00 84
09:01-09:30 66
After 09:30 57
Not stated 14
Total 385
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 191
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 96
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 43
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 21
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 6
1 1/2 hours and over 4
Not stated 24
Total 385
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 12
15-24 9
25-44 22
45-64 29
65+ 50
Total 122
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 6 5
15-28 0 3
29-42 1 1
43+ 3 7
Not stated 1 2
Total 11 18
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 188 192 380
Good 119 125 244
Fair 37 51 88
Bad 8 4 12
Very bad 0 0 0
Not stated 3 4 7
Total 355 376 731
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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 20 7 27
Professional Occupations 15 19 34
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 7 6 13
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 0 18 18
Skilled Trades Occupations 53 13 66
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 1 23 24
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 6 18 24
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 47 15 62
Elementary Occupations 26 25 51
Not stated 16 14 30
Total 191 158 349
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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 13 1
Manufacturing industries 51 22
Commerce and trade 23 24
Transport and communications 6 1
Public administration 2 3
Professional services 10 41
Other 26 30
Total 137 122
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 72
One motor car 151
Two motor cars 58
Three motor cars 14
Four or more motor cars 4
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 197
No 99
Not stated 3
Total 299
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 169
Other 20
No 102
Not stated 8
Total 299
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