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Less young people and more older people living in Louth, according to Census

Less young people and more older people living in Louth, according to Census

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The number of young children living in Co Louth in the period from 2011 to 2016 fell by 9%, according to new figures.

An analysis of last year’s Census, released today by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), shows that there were 9,473 children aged 0-4 years in the county at the time of the Census in April 2016. This was a fall from the 10,411 who were living locally in 2011.

Of this figure the number of boys aged 0-4 fell 9.1% from 5,320 to 4,385 while the number of girls fell 8% from 5,091 to 4,683.

At the other end of the scale the number of people living locally aged 65 and over jumped by 19.3% from 13,477 to 16,077.

A full breakdown of the figures can be seen below…

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