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Old 06-04-2017, 01:32 PM
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Revealed: Ireland in numbers as census figures are released
  • Ireland's population increases but number of non-nationals falls
  • Counties Mayo and Donegal see decline in population
  • Number of people with no religion increases
  • Total of 37.6pc of population are married

Polish is now the second most widely spoken language in the country.

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Ireland's population has increased to over 4.7million but the total number of non-Irish nationals fell in the last five years, census figures have revealed.

Census 2016 results show that Ireland’s population stood at 4,761,865 in April 2016, an increase of 173,613 (3.8pc) since April 2011.

The only counties that saw a decline in population were Mayo and Donegal.

The total number of non-Irish nationals fell slightly to 535,475, or 11.6pc of the population. This is the first decline since the introduction of this question in 2002, while the number of people with dual-Irish nationality has increased by 48,879 to 104,784 people since April 2011.

The headline figures were published today by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) from the Census 2016 Summary Results Part I.

As well as detailing the overall change in the population since April 2011, Part I provides summary results on age profile, marital status, families, nationality, Irish language, foreign languages, religion and housing.

An increase of almost 200,000 people (up from 269,800 to 468,400) now declare themselves as having no religion.

And the number of people identifying as Catholic fell to 3,729,100 and comprised 78.3pc of the population. This is compared to 84.2pc in April 2011.

Regarding the Irish language, 3,382 fewer speak Irish on a daily basis outside of the education system. Now, a total of 78,803 people speak Irish on a daily basis.

On marriage, a total of 37.6pc of the population are married. There are 97.8 males for every 100 females in the country.

Deirdre Cullen, Senior Statistician, said: "Today’s publication is the first of a series of 13 reports on Census 2016 that are due to be published this year.

"As well as the two summary reports, the CSO will publish 11 thematic profile releases, each of which will explore separate topics such as housing, the homeless, religion, disability and carers in greater detail.

"Together, these will provide a comprehensive demographic and socio-economic profile of Ireland in April 2016."
http://www.independent.ie/irish-news...-35599466.html
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Old 06-04-2017, 01:50 PM
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The Rag, ya gotta love it.

97.8 males for every 100 females. 0.8 man for 3 women. Poor guy.
1.022 women for every man, what part of a woman would we want the 0.022 to be?
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Old 06-04-2017, 01:51 PM
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The Rag, ya gotta love it.

97.8 males for every 100 females. 0.8 man for 3 women. Poor guy.
1.022 women for every man, what part of a woman would we want the 0.022 to be?

Panti Bliss?
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Old 06-04-2017, 02:09 PM
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How many blacks though?
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Old 06-04-2017, 02:12 PM
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How many blacks though?
The Protestants are always shy of identifying themselves.
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Old 06-04-2017, 02:22 PM
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The Rag, ya gotta love it.

97.8 males for every 100 females. 0.8 man for 3 women. Poor guy.
1.022 women for every man, what part of a woman would we want the 0.022 to be?
More men are living beyond 65 you'll be glad to hear, household size has also grown which reflects the lack of housing supply, adult children are spending longer living at home.
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Old 06-04-2017, 02:22 PM
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This fella models his hand gestures on Hitler's. Must get deportment classes.
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Old 06-04-2017, 02:58 PM
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A decrease in non nationals, does that mean that they have all been made nationals?
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Old 06-04-2017, 03:06 PM
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All positive news, except the religious bit.

Silly pseudo Catholics.
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Old 06-04-2017, 03:09 PM
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Lots of Orthodox and Muslims living in the state. Good to see a diverse range of belief systems in the country.
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