Cohort Component Population Estimates for Ireland, 1911-1920

Colvin, Christopher L. and McLaughlin, Eoin and Richmond, Kyle J. J. (2021). Cohort Component Population Estimates for Ireland, 1911-1920. [Data Collection]. Colchester, Essex: UK Data Service. 10.5255/UKDA-SN-854673

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Data description (abstract)

This is a dataset of vital statistics and cohort component population estimates at a spatially-disaggregated level for the island of Ireland for the period 1911-1920. The raw data were digitised by the authors using official UK government statistics. The population estimates were then derived by the cohort component method. These data provide novel intercensal population estimates at the county level that will be beneficial for researchers working in historical demography, as well as in economic and social history. The data provided can be readily reused and extended by other researchers to produce further series and indicators.

Data creators:
Creator Name Affiliation ORCID (as URL)
Colvin Christopher L. Queen's University Belfast
McLaughlin Eoin University College Cork
Richmond Kyle J. J. Queen's University Belfast
Sponsors: N/A
Topic classification: History
Demography (population, vital statistics and censuses)
Date published: 22 Jun 2021 14:22
Last modified: 22 Jun 2021 14:23

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