Bulletins on Ulster Scots and Irish Released by DCAL
Two statistical bulletins have been released by The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure (DCAL) today (11 December:
The “Knowledge and use of Irish in Northern Ireland 2012” and “Knowledge and use of Ulster-Scots in Northern Ireland 2012” are now avaailable fro public scrutiny.
These bulletins report on the findings from the 2011/12 Continuous Household Survey and include topics such as:
· Current level of knowledge of the language.
· Current usage of the language: at home and socially.
· Interest in learning more about the language.
· Historical statistics on the language.
The bulletins are available on the DCAL website:
In keeping with government policy, no hard copies of this report have been published.