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MONAGHAN PEOPLE STILL THE MARRYING KIND, CENSUS RESULTS REVEAL

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28 Sep 2012 Comments Off on MONAGHAN PEOPLE STILL THE MARRYING KIND, CENSUS RESULTS REVEAL

Marriage is still a popular option for Co Monaghan people, with 50.5% of the eligible population in married relationships, latest findings from last year’s Census have shown. The latest Central Statistics Office publication of Census 2011 results reveals that 23,727 of people aged 15 and over in the county are married. The 50.5% percentage is significantly higher than the national average of 47.3%. There is correspondingly a lower than average percentage of single people in the county, a total of 17,970 (38.2%). The national average is ...