Limerick has a population of 191,809 consisting of 95,815 males and 95,994 females.
- Approximately 100,000 people live in the city and suburban areas.
- 42% of Limerick’s population is under the age of 30.
- Figures from the Central Statistic Office show that while the population of Limerick grew by 3.4% (3,187 people) between 2006 and 2011, the number of people aged between 55 and 85 years increased by 13.4%.
- Furthermore, the average age of a person living in Limerick in 2006 was 35.6 years of age in 2006 compared to 36.5 years of age in 2011.