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Parish Harolds Cross (CSO Area Code PA 10032)

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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 51 40 91
1 29 44 73
2 52 35 87
3 38 41 79
4 44 30 74
5 23 30 53
6 34 28 62
7 30 27 57
8 32 29 61
9 27 23 50
10 18 28 46
11 28 19 47
12 13 19 32
13 20 18 38
14 17 15 32
15 29 10 39
16 13 23 36
17 22 19 41
18 17 36 53
19 41 46 87
20-24 320 390 710
25-29 547 656 1,203
30-34 514 483 997
35-39 339 330 669
40-44 267 249 516
45-49 205 203 408
50-54 209 206 415
55-59 191 196 387
60-64 148 185 333
65-69 94 114 208
70-74 55 106 161
75-79 67 100 167
80-84 33 85 118
85+ 32 57 89
Total 3,599 3,920 7,519
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 2,397 2,633
Married 955 929
Separated 123 77
Divorced 67 85
Widowed 57 196
Total 3,599 3,920
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 5,641 5,962
UK 448 156
Poland 174 182
Lithuania 59 58
Other EU 27 391 382
Rest of World 697 558
Not stated 0 112
Total 7,410 7,410
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 5,807
White Irish Traveller 0
Other White 955
Black or Black Irish 107
Asian or Asian Irish 279
Other 117
Not stated 145
Total 7,410
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 6,004
Elsewhere in County 830
Elsewhere in Ireland 226
Outside Ireland 260
Total 7,320
Population by religion
Catholic 5,005
Other stated religion 921
No religion 1,387
Not stated 206
Total 7,519
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 172
French 172
Lithuanian 42
Other 856
Total 1,242
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 652
Well 425
Not well 122
Not at all 13
Not stated 30
Total 1,242
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 2,948
No 4,158
Not stated 162
Total 7,268
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 455
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 43
Outside education system, Daily 101
Outside education system, Weekly 232
Outside education system, Less often 1,256
Outside education system, Never 843
Outside education system, Not stated 18
Total 2,948
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 30 22 8
Weekly 4 1 3
Less often 7 4 3
Never 2 1 1
Total 43 28 15
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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 854 1,708 163
3 persons 300 900 360
4 persons 246 984 500
5 persons 98 490 294
6 or more persons 32 209 146
Total 1,530 4,291 1,463
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 0 691
1 child 213 190 0 403
2 children 166 103 29 298
3 children 59 24 23 106
4 children 10 4 9 23
5 or more children 2 0 7 9
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 378 60 12
All children aged fifteen or over 171 118 32
Other 58 10 0
Total number of family units 607 188 44
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 674 82 16
All children aged fifteen or over 295 153 36
Other 182 25 0
Total number of children 1,151 260 52
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 302 1,117
5-9 years 119 485
10-14 years 97 331
15-19 years 109 390
20+ years 212 586
Total 839 2,909
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 433 866
Empty nest 163 326
Retired 95 190
Pre-school 208 677
Early school 133 531
Pre-Adolescent 109 392
Adolescent 106 392
Adult 283 917
Total 1,530 4,291
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 2,090
1 311
2 373
3 220
4 or more 209
Total 3,203
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 1,468 1,468
Husband and wife 318 636
Cohabiting couple 314 628
Husband, wife and children 521 2,047
Cohabiting couple and children 54 187
Father and children 37 82
Mother and children 151 363
Couple and others 46 155
Couple, children and others 28 148
Father, children and others 7 24
Mother, children and others 26 89
Two or more family units 14 66
Non-family households and relations 139 368
Two or more non-related persons 421 1,252
Total 3,544 7,513
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 1,468 1,468
2 persons 1,014 2,028
3 persons 486 1,458
4 persons 396 1,584
5 persons 129 645
6 persons 38 228
7 persons 8 56
8 or more persons 5 46
Total 3,544 7,513
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 2,429 5,808
Flat/Apartment 872 1,392
Bed-sit 169 187
Caravan/Mobile Home 0 0
Not stated 74 126
Total 3,544 7,513
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 1,253 2,670
1919 to 1945 710 1,478
1946 to 1960 440 956
1961 to 1970 105 195
1971 to 1980 254 484
1981 to 1990 202 427
1991 to 2000 166 443
2001 to 2005 60 184
2006 or later 50 110
Not stated 304 566
Total 3,544 7,513
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 769 2,105
Owner occupied no mortgage 875 1,680
Rented from Private Landlord 1,654 3,328
Rented from Local Authority 105 176
Rented from Voluntary Body 7 11
Occupied free of rent 67 113
Not stated 67 100
Total 3,544 7,513
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 472 572
2 rooms 491 753
3 rooms 383 701
4 rooms 554 1,119
5 rooms 568 1,300
6 rooms 453 1,238
7 rooms 267 827
8 or more rooms 209 740
Not stated 147 263
Total 3,544 7,513
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 113
Oil 426
Natural Gas 2,269
Electricity 612
Coal (including anthracite) 17
Peat (including turf) 3
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 6
Wood (including wood pellets) 3
Other 11
Not stated 84
Total 3,544
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 3,325
Group scheme with local authority source 93
Group scheme with private source 4
Other private source 2
None 3
Not stated 117
Total 3,544
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 3,364
Individual septic tank 28
Other individual treatment 1
Other 3
No sewerage facility 2
Not stated 146
Total 3,544
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 3,587
Unoccupied 611
Total 4,198
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 2
Number of persons 32
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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 1,918 2,064 3,982
Looking for first regular job 37 20 57
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 372 155 527
Student 402 431 833
Looking after home/family 19 305 324
Retired 293 437 730
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 99 79 178
Other 3 3 6
Total 3,143 3,494 6,637
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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 612 614 1,226
Managerial and technical 1,176 1,417 2,593
Non-manual 430 687 1,117
Skilled manual 428 233 661
Semi-skilled 287 246 533
Unskilled 96 98 194
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 570 625 1,195
Total 3,599 3,920 7,519
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 577 1,319
B Higher professional 461 1,192
C Lower professional 608 1,376
D Non-manual 668 1,308
E Manual skilled 193 390
F Semi-skilled 191 383
G Unskilled 110 203
H Own account workers 110 247
I Farmers 5 13
J Agricultural workers 1 1
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 620 1,081
Total 3,544 7,513
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 155 155 310
15 71 55 126
16 102 99 201
17 117 121 238
18 175 222 397
19 78 114 192
20 97 127 224
21 and over 1,089 1,279 2,368
Not stated 630 688 1,318
Total 2,514 2,860 5,374
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 402 431 833
Other 227 203 430
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 46 194 240
Arts 123 155 278
Humanities 92 154 246
Social sciences, Business and Law 636 840 1,476
Science, Mathematics and Computing 256 176 432
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 397 77 474
Agriculture and Veterinary 23 13 36
Health and Welfare 69 290 359
Services 80 93 173
Other subjects 0 2 2
Not Stated (including unknown) 792 866 1,658
Total 2,514 2,860 5,374
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 22 16 38
Primary Education 211 273 484
Lower Secondary 198 176 374
Upper Secondary 330 397 727
Technical or Vocational qualification 177 135 312
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 135 74 209
Higher Certificate 92 129 221
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 253 280 533
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 512 594 1,106
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 427 655 1,082
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 64 45 109
Not stated 93 86 179
Total 2,514 2,860 5,374
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 1,478
Bicycle 812
Bus, minibus or coach 852
Train, DART or LUAS 118
Motorcycle or scooter 39
Car driver 1,364
Car passenger 234
Van 64
Other 103
Not stated 138
Total 5,202
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 135
06:30-07:00 262
07:01-07:30 401
07:31-08:00 832
08:01-08:30 1,437
08:31-09:00 977
09:01-09:30 350
After 09:30 533
Not stated 178
Total 5,105
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 651
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 1,985
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 1,522
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 423
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 235
1 1/2 hours and over 56
Not stated 233
Total 5,105
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 42
15-24 67
25-44 264
45-64 278
65+ 301
Total 952
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 53 78
15-28 15 15
29-42 9 11
43+ 18 17
Not stated 14 16
Total 109 137
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 2,199 2,451 4,650
Good 973 1,034 2,007
Fair 269 319 588
Bad 54 39 93
Very bad 6 4 10
Not stated 98 73 171
Total 3,599 3,920 7,519
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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 227 145 372
Professional Occupations 624 787 1,411
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 360 342 702
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 192 401 593
Skilled Trades Occupations 266 38 304
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 37 155 192
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 121 131 252
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 96 8 104
Elementary Occupations 209 120 329
Not stated 158 92 250
Total 2,290 2,219 4,509
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 3 3
Building and construction 85 9
Manufacturing industries 126 77
Commerce and trade 695 712
Transport and communications 288 154
Public administration 131 127
Professional services 292 713
Other 298 269
Total 1,918 2,064
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 1,261
One motor car 1,521
Two motor cars 617
Three motor cars 111
Four or more motor cars 34
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 2,610
No 810
Not stated 124
Total 3,544
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 2,406
Other 239
No 789
Not stated 110
Total 3,544
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