Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Questions (304)

Dara Calleary

Question:

304. Deputy Dara Calleary asked the Minister for Social Protection if she will provide on a county basis in tabular form, the number of participants on labour activation schemes during 2012 and 2013; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [4863/14]

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Written answers (Question to Social)

The information requested by the Deputy is collated at county level by my Department annually for inclusion in the Statistical Information on Social Welfare Services report. Work has commenced on the compilation of data for the production of the 2013 report. However, the most recent data available, at present, in respect the number of participants on labour activation schemes at the end of 2012 and 2013 is detailed by each scheme in the attached tabular statement.

County breakdown of activation participants at 31 December 2013

County

Community Employment

Rural Social Scheme

TÚS

Back To Work Allowance Self-employed

Back to Work Allowance Employee

Back to Education Allowance

Partial Capacity Benefit

JobBridge

Short-Term Enterprise Allowance

Part-Time Job Incentive(1)

Carlow

Not yet Collated

18

131

166

0

453

13

91

4

0

Cavan

Not yet Collated

82

120

219

0

301

16

110

11

6

Clare

Not yet Collated

114

166

314

0

441

31

136

12

3

Cork

Not yet Collated

166

832

764

2

2,042

169

532

43

31

Donegal

Not yet Collated

223

391

316

0

1,264

38

235

15

8

Dublin

Not yet Collated

0

1,400

2,537

4

6,350

329

1,604

228

88

Galway

Not yet Collated

269

395

702

1

1,582

52

361

37

19

Kerry

Not yet Collated

271

188

443

0

921

32

197

18

9

Kildare

Not yet Collated

23

252

353

0

926

49

256

19

9

Kilkenny

Not yet Collated

17

128

260

1

423

30

81

8

7

Laois

Not yet Collated

23

104

224

0

389

14

110

3

3

Leitrim

Not yet Collated

96

74

106

0

199

11

47

3

4

Limerick

Not yet Collated

72

297

289

0

1,223

54

323

14

3

Longford

Not yet Collated

51

82

112

0

289

16

59

1

1

Louth

Not yet Collated

11

213

397

0

1,035

43

219

28

9

Mayo

Not yet Collated

561

236

305

1

728

41

225

12

23

Meath

Not yet Collated

14

239

438

0

378

56

144

6

5

Monaghan

Not yet Collated

40

98

83

0

383

12

126

2

1

Offaly

Not yet Collated

42

164

172

0

391

15

101

14

4

Roscommon

Not yet Collated

147

119

132

0

177

15

55

2

0

Sligo

Not yet Collated

124

108

169

0

509

19

121

8

3

Tipperary

Not yet Collated

64

289

370

1

879

52

257

13

22

Waterford

Not yet Collated

11

295

344

0

972

34

191

9

12

Westmeath

Not yet Collated

39

125

171

0

564

14

147

11

1

Wexford

Not yet Collated

40

325

295

1

743

52

188

12

12

Wicklow

Not yet Collated

19

228

417

0

613

25

142

26

7

Other

Not yet Collated

2

Total

Not yet Collated

2,537

6,999

10,098

11

24,175

1,234

6,058

559

290

County breakdown of activation participants at 31 December 2012

County

Community Employment

Rural Social Scheme

TÚS

Back To Work Allowance Self-employed

Back to Work Allowance Employee

Back to Education Allowance

Partial Capacity Benefit

JobBridge

Short-Term Enterprise Allowance

Part-Time Job Incentive(1)

Carlow

320

18

61

210

0

548

8

Not Collated

12

0

Cavan

216

83

72

216

1

303

11

Not Collated

15

0

Clare

573

115

115

320

0

449

20

Not Collated

12

3

Cork

2,122

170

531

982

4

2,219

101

Not Collated

80

0

Donegal

1,124

228

259

402

0

1,363

19

Not Collated

19

1

Dublin

5,802

0

993

2,584

6

6,337

190

Not Collated

389

85

Galway

1,513

281

227

747

2

1,585

29

Not Collated

45

11

Kerry

973

280

106

416

1

924

21

Not Collated

30

25

Kildare

562

23

165

398

1

844

35

Not Collated

43

6

Kilkenny

389

18

91

279

1

418

22

Not Collated

15

5

Laois

296

20

79

207

0

378

8

Not Collated

14

0

Leitrim

182

98

57

108

0

206

6

Not Collated

22

4

Limerick

1,160

76

191

428

1

1,260

36

Not Collated

44

3

Longford

291

53

61

121

0

309

9

Not Collated

3

0

Louth

776

11

174

392

0

998

18

Not Collated

40

3

Mayo

767

566

183

292

0

890

31

Not Collated

32

21

Meath

357

14

102

419

0

370

27

Not Collated

21

3

Monaghan

340

42

66

97

0

427

1

Not Collated

6

0

Offaly

357

45

121

198

0

355

10

Not Collated

23

0

Roscommon

310

149

78

128

0

202

12

Not Collated

10

0

Sligo

399

129

82

184

0

576

12

Not Collated

22

2

Tipperary

905

65

158

351

0

919

26

Not Collated

28

14

Waterford

716

12

170

378

0

978

20

Not Collated

22

12

Westmeath

544

36

99

182

0

586

10

Not Collated

24

1

Wexford

859

41

179

319

1

881

31

Not Collated

20

11

Wicklow

592

18

110

452

0

708

19

Not Collated

61

5

Other

1

Not Collated

Total

22,445

2,591

4,530

10,810

18

25,033

733

Not Collated

1,052

215