Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Questions (466)

Aengus Ó Snodaigh

Question:

466. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of males and females in the following age groups who are on the live register, 18-20, 21-24; 25-39, 40-54, 55-66. [32080/13]

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Written answers (Question to Social)

At the end of May 2013 there were 421,737 people on the live register of which 266,921 were male and 154,816 were female. A breakdown by age and gender as requested by the Deputy is detailed in the attached tabular statement.

Number of people on the Live Register at 31 May 2013 by Age and Gender

Age Group

Male

Female

Total

18 – 20 Years

6,994

5,139

12,133

21 – 24 Years

33,369

21,784

55,153

25 – 39 Years

113,588

62,018

175,606

40 – 54 Years

76,276

41,627

117,903

55 – 66 Years

36,694

24,248

60,942

Totals

266,921

154,816

421,737