What percentage of Armagh is Catholic?
List of districts in Northern Ireland by religion or religion brought up in
|Antrim and Newtownabbey||29.7%||9.2%|
|Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon||43.0%||5.3%|
|Causeway Coast and Glens||40.2%||5.0%|
Which areas of Northern Ireland are Catholic?
Looking at the percentage of the population with a Catholic community background, it’s clear that some districts, such as Newry and Mourne (79.4 per cent), Derry (74.8 per cent) and Omagh (70.3 per cent), are predominantly Catholic, whereas districts such as Carrickfergus (9.6 per cent), Ards (12.7 per cent) and North …
Is Northern Ireland mostly Catholic or Protestant?
Like Great Britain (but unlike most of the Republic of Ireland), Northern Ireland has a plurality of Protestants (48% of the resident population are either Protestant, or brought up Protestant, while 45% of the resident population are either Catholic, or brought up Catholic, according to the 2011 census) and its people …
Is Lurgan Catholic or Protestant?
A fairly accurate population count can be found by combining the data of the electoral wards that make up the Lurgan urban area. … Of this population: 62.2% were from a Catholic background, and 33.7% were from a Protestant or other Christian background.
Is Bangor Catholic or Protestant?
52.14% of the usually resident population were female and 47.86% were male; 74.84% belong to or were brought up in a ‘Protestant and Other Christian (including Christian related)’ religion and 11.99% belong to or were brought up in the Catholic Christian faith.
Is Ballymena Catholic or Protestant?
Ballymena is the buckle in Northern Ireland’s Bible belt, the seat of the Paisley family and a place that has been likened to 1960s Mississippi. It is rural, conservative, mainly born-again Christian and predominantly Protestant. Catholics make up about 25% of the borough.
What is the most Protestant county in Northern Ireland?
Today, only counties Antrim and Down have a majority Protestant population (71% and 67% respectively) although it is worth noting that these counties also house 2/3 of Northern Ireland’s population.
Is Carrickfergus Catholic or Protestant?
Carrickfergus has always been a predominantly Protestant town. The Catholic percentage of the population has fallen below 7 per cent and, if some local loyalists have their way, it could soon be a town without any Catholics. The campaign is being waged by members of the South East Antrim UDA.