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  • Mar 29, 2012
  • 06:58 PM

Census 2011: 1.77m say they are able to speak Irish
THE NUMBER OF people who say they are able to speak the Irish language has fallen to 1.77 million, according to the results of Ireland’s most recent census. This figures represents 41.1 per cent of respondents – a slight decrease from 41.9 in 2006.

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