In this article I will be discussing the population changes, housing and vacant dwellings and migration numbers for more information go to CSO
Population varied dramatically from -1.5% in Donegal to plus 8% in Fingal. The fastest growing numbers were in the commuter belt and in the the cities of Limerick, Galway and Cork.
Housing and vacant dwellings
The number has fallen by 13.8 percent due to the demand for housing. The amount of holiday homes has increased marginally between 2011 and 2016.
Didn’t change that much