Malin Beg

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Malin Beg

Málain Bhig
Village
The coastline with the Silver Strand and Malin Beg
The coastline with the Silver Strand and Malin Beg
Malin Beg is located in Ireland
Malin Beg
Malin Beg
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 54°40′04″N 8°46′58″W / 54.66782°N 8.78290°W / 54.66782; -8.78290Coordinates: 54°40′04″N 8°46′58″W / 54.66782°N 8.78290°W / 54.66782; -8.78290
CountryIreland
ProvinceUlster
CountyCounty Donegal
Government
 • Dáil ÉireannDonegal
Population
 (2011)
 • Total365
Time zoneUTC+0 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-1 (IST (WEST))
Area code(s)074

Malin Beg (Gaeilge: Málain Bhig[1]) is a small Gaeltacht village south of Glencolumbkille, County Donegal, Ireland. It is famous for its silver strand[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1956473—    
1961445−5.9%
1966421−5.4%
1971431+2.4%
YearPop.±%
1979457+6.0%
1981434−5.0%
1986434+0.0%
1991436+0.5%
YearPop.±%
1996377−13.5%
2002390+3.4%
2006391+0.3%
2011365−6.6%
Source: Central Statistics Office. "CNA18: Population by Sex, Gaeltacht Area and Year". CSO.ie. Retrieved April 23, 2017.




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