Thursday, 30 May 2013

Questions (146)

John Deasy

Question:

146. Deputy John Deasy asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of persons receiving one parent family payment by county in 2012. [26490/13]

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Written answers (Question to Social)

There were 87,918 persons in receipt of a one-parent family payment at 31 December 2012. I attach a tabular statement detailing the breakdown of this number on a county by county basis.

One-Parent Family Payment recipients at 31 December 2012

County

Recipients at

31 December

2012

Carlow

1,646

Cavan

957

Clare

1,390

Cork

5,712

Donegal

2,881

Dublin

33,871

Galway

3,126

Kerry

2,966

Kildare

4,589

Kilkenny

924

Laois

1,113

Leitrim

520

Limerick

3,542

Longford

952

Louth

3,789

Mayo

1,842

Meath

1,432

Monaghan

822

Offaly

1,056

Roscommon

545

Sligo

1,249

Tipperary

2,737

Waterford

2,441

Westmeath

1,758

Wexford

3,006

Wicklow

3,052

Total

87,918