Literacy by Gender

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Data for 1851 Sex
Whether able to read & write Male Female
Able to read & write 216 Show data context 174 Show data context
Able to read but not write 82 Show data context 101 Show data context
Unable to read or write 105 Show data context 163 Show data context
Date: Source:
1851 1851 Census of Ireland, General, Table 1 , 'General Table.'

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Ability to read and write for males and females aged five and up. This was tabulated by the Irish census in 1851.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Killashandra IrlTown through time | Learning & Language Statistics | Literacy by Gender, A Vision of Ireland through Time.


Date accessed: 18th July 2024