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Leinster

Province in Ireland

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The population development in Leinster as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1981-04-05
Population
Census
1986-04-13
Population
Census
1991-04-21
Population
Census
1996-04-28
Population
Census
2002-04-28
Population
Census
2006-04-23
Population
Census
2011-04-10
Population
Census
2016-04-24
LeinsterProvince1,790,5211,852,6491,860,9491,924,7022,105,5792,295,1232,504,8142,634,403
CarlowCounty39,82040,98840,94241,61646,01450,34954,61256,932
Dublin CityCity525,882502,749478,389481,854495,781506,211527,612554,554
Dún Laoghaire-RathdownCounty...180,675185,410189,999191,792194,038206,261218,018
FingalCounty...138,479152,766167,683196,413239,992273,991296,020
KildareCounty104,122116,247122,656134,992163,944186,335210,312222,504
KilkennyCounty70,80673,18673,63575,33680,33987,55895,41999,232
Laois (Laoighis)County51,17153,28452,31452,94558,77467,05980,55984,697
LongfordCounty31,14031,49630,29630,16631,06834,39139,00040,873
LouthCounty88,51491,81090,72492,166101,821111,267122,897128,884
MeathCounty95,419103,881105,370109,732134,005162,831184,135195,044
OffalyCounty58,31259,83558,49459,11763,66370,86876,68777,961
South DublinCounty...199,546208,739218,728238,835246,935265,205278,767
WestmeathCounty61,52363,37961,88063,31471,85879,34686,16488,770
WexfordCounty99,081102,552102,069104,371116,596131,749145,320149,722
WicklowCounty87,44994,54297,265102,683114,676126,194136,640142,425
Ireland (Éire)Republic3,443,4053,540,6433,525,7193,626,0873,917,2034,239,8484,588,2524,761,865

Source: Central Statistics Office, Ireland (web).

Explanation: The area of Cork City was significantly enlarged in 2019. The 2011 and 2016 population figures of Cork City and Cork County are computed by »City Population« using small census areas.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2016)
Males1,297,520
Females1,336,883
Age Groups (C 2016)
0-17 years658,476
18-64 years1,652,700
65+ years323,227
Age Distribution (C 2016)
0-9 years384,775
10-19 years338,901
20-29 years339,592
30-39 years440,777
40-49 years380,323
50-59 years303,719
60-69 years230,281
70-79 years141,414
80+ years74,621
Nationality (C 2016)
Ireland2,228,538
United Kingdom45,253
Poland & Lithuania90,685
EU-28 (other)99,434
Other country86,130
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Ireland2,126,241
United Kingdom126,068
Poland & Lithuania84,581
EU-28 (other)97,409
Other country160,458
Ethnic Group (C 2016)
White2,354,885
Black45,710
Asian69,247
Other Ethnic Group45,997
Religion (C 2016)
Catholic1,977,995
Other Religion278,001
No Religion298,048
Irish Language (A3+) (C 2016)
Able to speak897,357
Not able to speak1,539,827
Marital Status (C 2016)
Single1,439,309
Married970,034
Separated/Divorced/Widowed225,060