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Settlement Clonmel Legal Town And Its Environs (CSO Area Code ST 35012)

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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
0 138 126 264
1 158 134 292
2 146 131 277
3 109 105 214
4 137 108 245
5 119 114 233
6 128 97 225
7 110 121 231
8 88 99 187
9 93 99 192
10 126 98 224
11 108 97 205
12 107 125 232
13 140 122 262
14 108 118 226
15 114 99 213
16 116 132 248
17 114 97 211
18 86 86 172
19 95 88 183
20-24 544 610 1,154
25-29 703 823 1,526
30-34 824 800 1,624
35-39 660 603 1,263
40-44 553 582 1,135
45-49 581 642 1,223
50-54 551 569 1,120
55-59 494 554 1,048
60-64 467 479 946
65-69 349 366 715
70-74 265 299 564
75-79 208 250 458
80-84 147 203 350
85+ 75 171 246
Total 8,761 9,147 17,908
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 4,940 4,664
Married 3,122 3,158
Separated 275 382
Divorced 207 269
Widowed 217 674
Total 8,761 9,147
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 14,754 15,129
UK 847 340
Poland 989 1,064
Lithuania 138 146
Other EU 27 420 415
Rest of World 601 455
Not stated 0 200
Total 17,749 17,749
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 14,719
White Irish Traveller 150
Other White 2,003
Black or Black Irish 155
Asian or Asian Irish 308
Other 161
Not stated 253
Total 17,749
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 16,314
Elsewhere in County 767
Elsewhere in Ireland 250
Outside Ireland 155
Total 17,486
Population by religion
Catholic 15,927
Other stated religion 1,064
No religion 712
Not stated 205
Total 17,908
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 1,034
French 131
Lithuanian 118
Other 1,107
Total 2,390
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 962
Well 888
Not well 384
Not at all 86
Not stated 70
Total 2,390
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 7,221
No 9,532
Not stated 322
Total 17,075
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 2,000
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 114
Outside education system, Daily 133
Outside education system, Weekly 345
Outside education system, Less often 2,550
Outside education system, Never 2,021
Outside education system, Not stated 58
Total 7,221
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 55 19 36
Weekly 29 14 15
Less often 20 13 7
Never 10 4 6
Total 114 50 64
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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 2,108 4,216 650
3 persons 1,203 3,609 1,513
4 persons 901 3,604 1,905
5 persons 399 1,995 1,228
6 or more persons 149 964 683
Total 4,760 14,388 5,979
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 1,458
1 child 770 773 0 1,543
2 children 539 377 192 1,108
3 children 215 91 165 471
4 children 45 13 69 127
5 or more children 18 4 31 53
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 1,079 469 39
All children aged fifteen or over 780 381 97
Other 332 116 9
Total number of family units 2,191 966 145
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 2,012 707 58
All children aged fifteen or over 1,211 536 126
Other 964 337 28
Total number of children 4,187 1,580 212
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 989 3,652
5-9 years 506 1,847
10-14 years 549 2,062
15-19 years 440 1,537
20+ years 818 2,374
Total 3,302 11,472
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 475 950
Empty nest 568 1,136
Retired 415 830
Pre-school 585 1,775
Early school 481 1,713
Pre-Adolescent 521 1,955
Adolescent 547 2,096
Adult 1,168 3,933
Total 4,760 14,388
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 2,036
1 1,009
2 1,363
3 1,042
4 or more 1,280
Total 6,730
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 1,873 1,873
Husband and wife 1,058 2,116
Cohabiting couple 270 540
Husband, wife and children 1,755 6,978
Cohabiting couple and children 264 965
Father and children 117 289
Mother and children 817 2,198
Couple and others 96 308
Couple, children and others 134 661
Father, children and others 22 80
Mother, children and others 76 266
Two or more family units 74 398
Non-family households and relations 168 407
Two or more non-related persons 247 633
Total 6,971 17,712
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 1,873 1,873
2 persons 2,101 4,202
3 persons 1,327 3,981
4 persons 1,008 4,032
5 persons 454 2,270
6 persons 147 882
7 persons 34 238
8 or more persons 27 234
Total 6,971 17,712
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 6,341 16,607
Flat/Apartment 474 723
Bed-sit 25 37
Caravan/Mobile Home 11 54
Not stated 120 291
Total 6,971 17,712
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 461 906
1919 to 1945 465 967
1946 to 1960 672 1,482
1961 to 1970 607 1,387
1971 to 1980 1,145 2,937
1981 to 1990 730 2,048
1991 to 2000 1,024 2,942
2001 to 2005 847 2,399
2006 or later 466 1,290
Not stated 543 1,300
Total 6,960 17,658
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 2,144 6,462
Owner occupied no mortgage 2,370 5,240
Rented from Private Landlord 1,417 3,489
Rented from Local Authority 737 1,903
Rented from Voluntary Body 136 276
Occupied free of rent 70 108
Not stated 86 180
Total 6,960 17,658
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 91 112
2 rooms 314 497
3 rooms 632 1,358
4 rooms 714 1,515
5 rooms 2,204 5,633
6 rooms 1,150 3,062
7 rooms 791 2,339
8 or more rooms 769 2,449
Not stated 295 693
Total 6,960 17,658
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 76
Oil 1,512
Natural Gas 4,378
Electricity 506
Coal (including anthracite) 334
Peat (including turf) 6
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 22
Wood (including wood pellets) 32
Other 11
Not stated 83
Total 6,960
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 6,218
Group scheme with local authority source 484
Group scheme with private source 16
Other private source 45
None 1
Not stated 196
Total 6,960
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 6,206
Individual septic tank 442
Other individual treatment 39
Other 20
No sewerage facility 12
Not stated 241
Total 6,960
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 6,991
Unoccupied 893
Total 7,884
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 15
Number of persons 442
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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 3,588 3,373 6,961
Looking for first regular job 62 61 123
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 1,016 605 1,621
Student 613 653 1,266
Looking after home/family 68 1,294 1,362
Retired 1,063 1,014 2,077
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 524 428 952
Other 12 25 37
Total 6,946 7,453 14,399
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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 579 497 1,076
Managerial and technical 1,909 2,186 4,095
Non-manual 1,118 1,966 3,084
Skilled manual 1,582 843 2,425
Semi-skilled 1,469 1,323 2,792
Unskilled 478 399 877
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,626 1,933 3,559
Total 8,761 9,147 17,908
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 810 2,312
B Higher professional 353 1,029
C Lower professional 744 1,848
D Non-manual 1,364 3,416
E Manual skilled 633 1,655
F Semi-skilled 969 2,684
G Unskilled 367 902
H Own account workers 224 640
I Farmers 45 99
J Agricultural workers 24 63
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,438 3,064
Total 6,971 17,712
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 505 465 970
15 322 322 644
16 559 522 1,081
17 527 559 1,086
18 731 810 1,541
19 215 280 495
20 196 223 419
21 and over 1,007 1,155 2,162
Not stated 1,819 2,010 3,829
Total 5,881 6,346 12,227
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 613 653 1,266
Other 452 454 906
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 93 372 465
Arts 73 113 186
Humanities 50 84 134
Social sciences, Business and Law 498 886 1,384
Science, Mathematics and Computing 235 244 479
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 1,039 113 1,152
Agriculture and Veterinary 104 38 142
Health and Welfare 191 688 879
Services 189 291 480
Other subjects 10 12 22
Not Stated (including unknown) 3,399 3,505 6,904
Total 5,881 6,346 12,227
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 80 66 146
Primary Education 891 916 1,807
Lower Secondary 1,129 1,082 2,211
Upper Secondary 1,242 1,503 2,745
Technical or Vocational qualification 486 589 1,075
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 418 207 625
Higher Certificate 229 257 486
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 363 448 811
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 395 517 912
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 318 406 724
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 35 27 62
Not stated 295 328 623
Total 5,881 6,346 12,227
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 1,696
Bicycle 132
Bus, minibus or coach 399
Train, DART or LUAS 9
Motorcycle or scooter 31
Car driver 4,847
Car passenger 2,518
Van 299
Other 154
Not stated 253
Total 10,338
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 450
06:30-07:00 532
07:01-07:30 771
07:31-08:00 1,560
08:01-08:30 1,954
08:31-09:00 3,227
09:01-09:30 516
After 09:30 866
Not stated 334
Total 10,210
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 5,717
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 2,451
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 694
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 304
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 354
1 1/2 hours and over 140
Not stated 550
Total 10,210
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 213
15-24 214
25-44 579
45-64 966
65+ 958
Total 2,930
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 113 194
15-28 38 98
29-42 22 35
43+ 54 141
Not stated 40 57
Total 267 525
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 4,885 5,056 9,941
Good 2,713 2,824 5,537
Fair 822 913 1,735
Bad 121 139 260
Very bad 38 47 85
Not stated 182 168 350
Total 8,761 9,147 17,908
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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 399 203 602
Professional Occupations 502 669 1,171
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 497 257 754
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 106 544 650
Skilled Trades Occupations 882 92 974
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 123 524 647
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 263 555 818
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 859 302 1,161
Elementary Occupations 552 461 1,013
Not stated 421 371 792
Total 4,604 3,978 8,582
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 59 19
Building and construction 279 21
Manufacturing industries 1,078 537
Commerce and trade 772 861
Transport and communications 250 70
Public administration 247 182
Professional services 433 1,156
Other 470 527
Total 3,588 3,373
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 1,558
One motor car 3,024
Two motor cars 1,950
Three motor cars 338
Four or more motor cars 90
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 4,754
No 2,064
Not stated 142
Total 6,960
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 4,303
Other 406
No 2,092
Not stated 159
Total 6,960
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