County Laois - History

History

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1653 9,915
1659 11,115 +12.1%
1821 134,275 +1108.1%
1831 145,851 +8.6%
1841 153,930 +5.5%
1851 111,664 −27.5%
1861 90,650 −18.8%
1871 79,771 −12.0%
1881 73,124 −8.3%
1891 64,883 −11.3%
1901 57,417 −11.5%
1911 54,629 −4.9%
1926 51,540 −5.7%
1936 50,109 −2.8%
1946 49,697 −0.8%
1951 48,430 −2.5%
1956 47,087 −2.8%
1961 45,069 −4.3%
1966 44,595 −1.1%
1971 45,259 +1.5%
1979 49,936 +10.3%
1981 51,171 +2.5%
1986 53,284 +4.1%
1991 52,314 −1.8%
1996 52,945 +1.2%
2002 58,774 +11.0%
2006 67,059 +14.1%
2011 80,559 +20.1%

Read more about this topic:  County Laois

Other articles related to "history":

Spain - History - Fall of Muslim Rule and Unification
... The breakup of Al-Andalus into the competing taifa kingdoms helped the long embattled Iberian Christian kingdoms gain the initiative ... The capture of the strategically central city of Toledo in 1085 marked a significant shift in the balance of power in favour of the Christian kingdoms ...
Voltaire - Works - Historical
... History of Charles XII, King of Sweden (1731) The Age of Louis XIV (1751) The Age of Louis XV (1746–1752) Annals of the Empire – Charlemagne, A.D ... II (1754) Essay on the Manners of Nations (or 'Universal History') (1756) History of the Russian Empire Under Peter the Great (Vol ... II 1763) History of the Parliament of Paris (1769) ...
History of Computing
... The history of computing is longer than the history of computing hardware and modern computing technology and includes the history of methods intended for pen and paper or for ...
Casino - History of Gambling Houses
... some form or another has been seen in almost every society in history ... Greeks and Romans to Napoleon's France and Elizabethan England, much of history is filled with stories of entertainment based on games of chance ... In American history, early gambling establishments were known as saloons ...
Xia Dynasty - Modern Skepticism
... The Skeptical School of early Chinese history, started by Gu Jiegang in the 1920s, was the first group of scholars within China to seriously question ... early Chinese history is a tale told and retold for generations, during which new elements were added to the front end" ...

Famous quotes containing the word history:

    When the history of guilt is written, parents who refuse their children money will be right up there in the Top Ten.
    Erma Brombeck (20th century)

    The history of men’s opposition to women’s emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself.
    Virginia Woolf (1882–1941)

    Don’t you realize that this is a new empire? Why, folks, there’s never been anything like this since creation. Creation, huh, that took six days, this was done in one. History made in an hour. Why it’s a miracle out of the Old Testament!
    Howard Estabrook (1884–1978)