Inishbarra

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Inishbarra (Gaeilge: Inis Bearachain[1]) is an island in County Galway[2] situated east of the mouth of Kilkieran bay. An artificial causeway links the island to the mainland but this is only usable at very low tide[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1841205—    
185191−55.6%
1861127+39.6%
1871148+16.5%
1881159+7.4%
1891152−4.4%
1901134−11.8%
1911147+9.7%
YearPop.±%
192688−40.1%
193685−3.4%
1946100+17.6%
195175−25.0%
195664−14.7%
196150−21.9%
196627−46.0%
197121−22.2%
YearPop.±%
19795−76.2%
19815+0.0%
19861−80.0%
19911+0.0%
19961+0.0%
20020−100.0%
20061—    
Source: Central Statistics Office. "CNA17: Population by Off Shore Island, Sex and Year". CSO.ie. Retrieved October 12, 2016.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Logainm Inis Bearachain
  2. ^ Ireland Byways - South Connemara Islands
  3. ^ Walsh, David (2014). Oileáin. Pesda Press. p. 250. ISBN 978-1-906095-37-6.

Coordinates: 53°16′40″N 9°42′43″W / 53.27778°N 9.71194°W / 53.27778; -9.71194