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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
0 114 106 220
1 90 68 158
2 62 67 129
3 59 76 135
4 59 56 115
5 74 58 132
6 71 53 124
7 58 57 115
8 70 51 121
9 59 85 144
10 86 58 144
11 71 62 133
12 83 67 150
13 62 69 131
14 69 69 138
15 87 64 151
16 62 80 142
17 58 77 135
18 59 62 121
19 64 76 140
20-24 342 366 708
25-29 379 392 771
30-34 422 440 862
35-39 378 445 823
40-44 376 398 774
45-49 386 404 790
50-54 318 355 673
55-59 259 282 541
60-64 288 314 602
65-69 222 231 453
70-74 190 252 442
75-79 143 226 369
80-84 79 123 202
85+ 37 125 162
Total 5,236 5,714 10,950
Population by sex and marital status
Status Males Females
Single 3,098 3,135
Married 1,739 1,753
Separated 151 207
Divorced 89 128
Widowed 159 491
Total 5,236 5,714
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Theme 2: Migration, Ethnicity and Religion

Usually resident population by place of birth and nationality
Location Birthplace Nationality
Ireland 9,512 9,637
UK 332 111
Poland 159 168
Lithuania 33 38
Other EU 27 176 168
Rest of World 686 629
Not stated 0 147
Total 10,898 10,898
Usually resident population by ethnic or cultural background
White Irish 9,357
White Irish Traveller 41
Other White 530
Black or Black Irish 110
Asian or Asian Irish 560
Other 77
Not stated 223
Total 10,898
Usually resident population aged 1 and over by usual residence 1 year before Census Day
Same Address 10,016
Elsewhere in County 495
Elsewhere in Ireland 75
Outside Ireland 92
Total 10,678
Population by religion
Catholic 9,263
Other stated religion 703
No religion 776
Not stated 208
Total 10,950
Speakers of foreign languages by language spoken
Language Persons
Polish 170
French 114
Lithuanian 27
Other 893
Total 1,204
Speakers of foreign languages by ability to speak English
Ability Persons
Very well 664
Well 349
Not well 125
Not at all 19
Not stated 47
Total 1,204
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Theme 3: Irish Language

Population aged 3 or over by ability to speak Irish
Ability Persons
Yes 2,914
No 7,261
Not stated 268
Total 10,443
Irish speakers aged 3 or over by frequency of speaking Irish
Speaks Irish Daily, within education system only 965
Speaks Irish Daily, within and also outside education system 59
Outside education system, Daily 69
Outside education system, Weekly 128
Outside education system, Less often 979
Outside education system, Never 683
Outside education system, Not stated 31
Total 2,914
Irish speakers within education aged 3+, by frequency of speaking Irish outside education
Frequency Persons Males Females
Daily 27 15 12
Weekly 14 5 9
Less often 10 7 3
Never 8 6 2
Total 59 33 26
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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 1,288 2,576 479
3 persons 706 2,118 943
4 persons 510 2,040 1,103
5 persons 220 1,100 687
6 or more persons 95 621 441
Total 2,819 8,455 3,653
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 0 809
1 child 400 548 0 948
2 children 285 249 130 664
3 children 95 81 100 276
4 children 28 12 43 83
5 or more children 4 4 31 39
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 501 294 17
All children aged fifteen or over 460 355 79
Other 213 86 5
Total number of family units 1,174 735 101
Number of children
All children aged under fifteen 908 458 22
All children aged fifteen or over 731 519 107
Other 650 241 17
Total number of children 2,289 1,218 146
Families by age of youngest child
Number of families Number of family members
0-4 years 514 1,857
5-9 years 308 1,190
10-14 years 294 1,079
15-19 years 243 854
20+ years 651 1,857
Total 2,010 6,837
Families by family cycle
Family cycle Number of families Number of family members
Pre-family 269 538
Empty nest 280 560
Retired 260 520
Pre-school 295 869
Early school 233 790
Pre-Adolescent 284 1,042
Adolescent 325 1,284
Adult 873 2,852
Total 2,819 8,455
Females aged 20 years or over by number of children born alive
Number of children born Number of females
0 1,460
1 609
2 791
3 575
4 or more 760
Total 4,195
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Theme 5: Private Households

Private households by type
Type of Household Households Persons
One person 1,179 1,179
Husband and wife 539 1,078
Cohabiting couple 158 316
Husband, wife and children 958 3,806
Cohabiting couple and children 103 404
Father and children 79 198
Mother and children 543 1,480
Couple and others 76 265
Couple, children and others 63 322
Father, children and others 15 53
Mother, children and others 91 343
Two or more family units 96 523
Non-family households and relations 191 439
Two or more non-related persons 150 407
Total 4,241 10,813
Private households by size
Size of family Households Persons
1 person 1,179 1,179
2 persons 1,262 2,524
3 persons 781 2,343
4 persons 583 2,332
5 persons 279 1,395
6 persons 99 594
7 persons 34 238
8 or more persons 24 208
Total 4,241 10,813
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Theme 6: Housing

Private households by type of accommodation
Type of accommodation Households Persons
House/Bungalow 3,913 10,065
Flat/Apartment 222 473
Bed-sit 8 8
Caravan/Mobile Home 0 0
Not stated 98 267
Total 4,241 10,813
Permanent private households by year built
Year Built Households Persons
Pre 1919 45 114
1919 to 1945 2,034 4,813
1946 to 1960 1,424 3,832
1961 to 1970 140 373
1971 to 1980 33 86
1981 to 1990 39 114
1991 to 2000 124 379
2001 to 2005 119 299
2006 or later 19 48
Not stated 264 755
Total 4,241 10,813
Permanent private households by type of occupancy
Type of occupancy Households Persons
Owner occupied with mortgage 1,376 4,036
Owner occupied no mortgage 1,656 3,358
Rented from Private Landlord 546 1,634
Rented from Local Authority 538 1,521
Rented from Voluntary Body 17 29
Occupied free of rent 40 65
Not stated 68 170
Total 4,241 10,813
Permanent private households by number of rooms
Number of rooms Households Persons
1 room 51 74
2 rooms 172 384
3 rooms 336 833
4 rooms 979 2,271
5 rooms 1,427 3,749
6 rooms 860 2,311
7 rooms 161 512
8 or more rooms 53 186
Not stated 202 493
Total 4,241 10,813
Permanent private households by central heating
No central heating 88
Oil 221
Natural Gas 3,633
Electricity 177
Coal (including anthracite) 42
Peat (including turf) 2
Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) 5
Wood (including wood pellets) 1
Other 7
Not stated 65
Total 4,241
Permanent private households by water supply
Public main 3,966
Group scheme with local authority source 160
Group scheme with private source 2
Other private source 1
None 0
Not stated 112
Total 4,241
Permanent private households by sewerage facility
Public scheme 4,061
Individual septic tank 36
Other individual treatment 0
Other 8
No sewerage facility 2
Not stated 134
Total 4,241
Occupancy status of permanent dwellings on Census night
Occupied 4,247
Unoccupied 364
Total 4,611
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Theme 7: Communal Establishments

Persons in Communal Establishments
Number of establishments 2
Number of persons 243
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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 1,943 2,022 3,965
Looking for first regular job 53 43 96
Unemployed having lost or given up previous job 755 405 1,160
Student 414 435 849
Looking after home/family 48 753 801
Retired 698 736 1,434
Unable to work due to permanent sickness or disability 234 310 544
Other 4 8 12
Total 4,149 4,712 8,861
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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 184 171 355
Managerial and technical 950 1,205 2,155
Non-manual 699 1,256 1,955
Skilled manual 1,266 654 1,920
Semi-skilled 774 798 1,572
Unskilled 321 366 687
All others gainfully occupied and unknown 1,042 1,264 2,306
Total 5,236 5,714 10,950
Persons in private households by socio-economic group of reference person
Socio-economic group of reference person Households Persons
A Employers and managers 397 1,012
B Higher professional 127 289
C Lower professional 396 1,026
D Non-manual 854 2,195
E Manual skilled 540 1,417
F Semi-skilled 561 1,405
G Unskilled 300 771
H Own account workers 186 587
I Farmers 1 2
J Agricultural workers 3 5
Z All others gainfully occupied and unknown 876 2,104
Total 4,241 10,813
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Theme 10: Education

Population aged 15 years and over by age education ceased
Age Males Females Total
Under 15 years 599 788 1,387
15 362 315 677
16 410 378 788
17 342 440 782
18 314 361 675
19 90 119 209
20 76 99 175
21 and over 531 618 1,149
Not stated 815 925 1,740
Total 3,539 4,043 7,582
Population aged 15 years and over whose education has not ceased
Education Males Females Total
Still at school 414 435 849
Other 196 234 430
Population aged 15 years and over by field of study
Qualification Males Females Total
Education and teacher training 32 99 131
Arts 92 84 176
Humanities 56 56 112
Social sciences, Business and Law 262 479 741
Science, Mathematics and Computing 168 106 274
Engineering, Manufacturing and Construction 468 57 525
Agriculture and Veterinary 14 7 21
Health and Welfare 55 374 429
Services 107 172 279
Other subjects 6 5 11
Not Stated (including unknown) 2,279 2,604 4,883
Total 3,539 4,043 7,582
Population aged 15 years and over by sex and highest level of education completed
Education Level Males Females Total
No Formal Education 61 49 110
Primary Education 842 1,140 1,982
Lower Secondary 696 717 1,413
Upper Secondary 619 702 1,321
Technical or Vocational qualification 320 335 655
Advanced Certificate/Completed Apprenticeship 234 94 328
Higher Certificate 96 106 202
Ordinary Bachelor Degree or National Diploma 175 193 368
Honours Bachelor Degree, Professional qualification or both 173 285 458
Postgraduate Diploma or Degree 160 233 393
Doctorate(Ph.D) or higher 17 13 30
Not stated 146 176 322
Total 3,539 4,043 7,582
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Theme 11: Commuting

Population aged 5 years and over by means of travel to work, school or college
On foot 1,461
Bicycle 339
Bus, minibus or coach 944
Train, DART or LUAS 431
Motorcycle or scooter 61
Car driver 1,710
Car passenger 737
Van 153
Other 54
Not stated 214
Total 6,104
Population aged 5 years and over by time leaving home to travel to work, school or college
Before 06:30 309
06:30-07:00 436
07:01-07:30 611
07:31-08:00 812
08:01-08:30 1,306
08:31-09:00 1,495
09:01-09:30 357
After 09:30 478
Not stated 254
Total 6,058
Population aged 5 years and over by journey time to work, school or college
Under 15 mins 1,635
1/4 hour - under 1/2 hour 2,044
1/2 hour - under 3/4 hour 1,302
3/4 hour - under 1 hour 323
1 hour - under 1 1/2 hours 262
1 1/2 hours and over 71
Not stated 421
Total 6,058
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Theme 12: Disability, Carers and General Health

Persons with disability by age group
00-14 224
15-24 138
25-44 336
45-64 619
65+ 741
Total 2,058
Carers by sex and number of unpaid hours per week
Number of hours Males Females
1-14 66 128
15-28 26 55
29-42 21 41
43+ 46 71
Not stated 28 49
Total 187 344
Population by general health and sex
Health Males Females Total
Very good 2,816 2,968 5,784
Good 1,582 1,755 3,337
Fair 560 673 1,233
Bad 120 135 255
Very bad 24 29 53
Not stated 134 154 288
Total 5,236 5,714 10,950
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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 154 120 274
Professional Occupations 226 385 611
Associate Professional and Technical Occupations 281 188 469
Administrative and Secretarial Occupations 155 505 660
Skilled Trades Occupations 530 55 585
Caring, Leisure and Other Service Occupations 89 358 447
Sales and Customer Service Occupations 134 261 395
Process, Plant and Machine Operatives 362 51 413
Elementary Occupations 438 268 706
Not stated 329 236 565
Total 2,698 2,427 5,125
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Theme 14: Industries

Persons at work by industry and sex
Industry Males Females
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 5 4
Building and construction 141 20
Manufacturing industries 205 107
Commerce and trade 461 496
Transport and communications 360 100
Public administration 154 130
Professional services 304 861
Other 313 304
Total 1,943 2,022
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Theme 15: PC and Internet Access

Number of households with cars
No motor car 1,480
One motor car 1,980
Two motor cars 667
Three motor cars 98
Four or more motor cars 16
Number of households with a personal computer
Yes 2,717
No 1,402
Not stated 122
Total 4,241
Number of households with internet access
Broadband 2,565
Other 168
No 1,389
Not stated 119
Total 4,241
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