Population of Ireland in 1831

[From the Dublin Penny Journal, Vol. 1, No. 14, September 29, 1832]

Having in a former number given an enumeration of Ireland's inhabitants, we now add to it the last census.

LEINSTER
Counties   Population
Carlow   81,576
Dublin   183,042
Dublin City   203,652
Kildare   108,401
Kilkenny   169,283
Kilkenny City   23,741
King's   144,029
Longford   112,391
Louth   108,168
Drogheda Town   17,365
Meath   177,023
Queen's   145,843
Westmeath   136,799
Athlone Town   11,362
Wexford   182,991
Wicklow   122,308
 Total 1,927,974
CONNAUGHT
Galway   394,287
Galway Town   33,120
Leitrim   141,303
Mayo   367,956
Roscommon   239,903
Sligo   171,508
 Total 1,348,077
MUNSTER
Clare   258,262
Cork, East Riding 407,935  
West Riding 292,424 700,359
Cork City   107,007
Kerry   219,989
Limerick   233,505
Limerick City, including St. Francis Abbey, extra parochial 66,575
Tipperary   402,598
Waterford   148,077
Waterford City   28,821
 Total 2,165,193
ULSTER
Antrim   314,608
Carrickfergus Town   8,698
Armagh   220,651
Cavan   228,050
Donegal   298,104
Down   352,571
Fermanagh   149,555
Londonderry   222,416
Monaghan   195,532
Tyrone   302,943
 Total 2,293,128

Note.- There are sixteen parishes in the county Kerry, and one parish in county Cork, the returns for which are outstanding, from unavoidable circumstances.