Total Population

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Year Population 20 years earlier Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1821 107,570 Show data context
1831 107,570 Show data context 112,558 Show data context
1841 112,558 Show data context 115,491 Show data context
1851 115,491 Show data context 82,348 Show data context
1861 115,491 Show data context 82,350 Show data context 71,694 Show data context
1871 71,694 Show data context 64,501 Show data context
1881 61,009 Show data context 61,009 Show data context
1891 61,009 Show data context 52,647 Show data context
1911 43,820 Show data context
Date: Source:
1821 - 1831 1821 Census of Ireland, Abstract of answers, Table [1] , 'Abstract of Answers and Returns under the Population Act of Ireland:- 1821'
1831 - 1841 1831 Census of Ireland, Abstract of answers, Table [1] , 'Abstract of Answers and Returns under the Population Acts, Ireland:- Enumeration 1831.'
1841 - 1861 1861 Census of Ireland, Population summary, Table [1] , 'Area, population and number of houses'
1851 1851 Census of Ireland, General, Table 1 , 'General Table.'
1871 - 1891 1891 Census of Ireland, Population summary, Table 7 , 'Area, houses, out-offices and farm steadings, and population, together with the valuation of each parish, townland, and township in 1891'
1911 1911 Census of Ireland, Population summary, Table 29 , 'Religious professions and sexes of the inhabitants, in each parish, in the county'

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Date accessed: 19th July 2024