Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - County Council Rates.

50.

asked the Minister for Local Government the amount of rates per pound of valuation in each county council area for the current year.

As the reply is in the form of a tabular statement, I propose, with your permission, a Cheann Comhairle, to circulate it with the Official Report.

Following is the statement:—

County

Rate in the £ for 1961-62

s.

d.

Carlow

38

0.

2

Cavan

42

0

Clare

43

0

,, North

45

4.

44

Cork South

41

7

,, West

41

5

Donegal

52

3.

3

Dublin

33

0

Galway

52

7

Kerry

54

11

Kildare

37

6

Kilkenny

33

6

Laoighis

37

2

Leitrim

43

7

Limerick

37

0.

36

Longford

49

3

Louth

37

3

Mayo

50

0

Meath

26

4

Monaghan

35

10

Offaly

40

7.

5

Roscommon

40

9

Sligo

40

6.

8

Tipperary N.R.

42

4.

5

Tipperary S.R.

35

11

Waterford

44

9

Westmeath

36

9

Wexford

36

1.

7

Wicklow

37

3