Written Answers. - Live Births.

31.

asked the Minister for Health the number of live births for deliveries at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda, County Louth, in 1988; and the county of domicile of the mothers in such cases.

The information requested by the Deputy is as follows:

Numbers of Live births in 1988 by Mother's County of Residence

County of Residence

Numbers of Live births

Louth

844

Meath

593

Monaghan

135

Cavan

89

Dublin

100

Total

1,761