We would be very grateful if you could fill in this brief questionnaire for us to inform the preparation of our language plan.

* 1. Are you aware that a Language Plan is currently being prepared in Corca Dhuibhne?

* 2. Where are you from?


* 3. Where do you live now?

* 4. What language do you use daily at home?

* 5. Tick the box which you feel describes your Irish language ability at the moment.

* 6. Would you like the opportunity to improve your Irish?

* 7. How often do you speak English to somebody whom you know has Irish?

* 8. Why do you speak English to someone if both of you can speak Irish?

* 9. How often do you speak Irish in the following places?

  Always Often Sometimes Seldom
At home
In education 
At work 
In neighborhood 
With friends      
In shops/businesses
Local services
Health services
State services 

* 10. Choose the box which comes closest to how you feel about the following statements.

  Strongly agree Agree No opinion I disagree
I prefer to speak Irish than other  languages
It is important that Irish lives on here   
There are advantages to living in this Gaeltacht
I feel pressure here to speak Irish
I feel pressure to speak English
I am willing to work with the community to strengthen the language 
I have confidence in my Irish language ability
I would like everybody to speak Irish to me always
I would like there to be a strong Irish speaking community in Corca Dhuibhne in the future

* 11. Age

* 12. Gender

* 13. What supports for the language would you like to see in this region?

* 14. What supports for the language are currently available in this area?

If you have any feedback or suggestions for the Language Plan send them to us here: