Friday, 16 December 2016

Questions (530)

Dara Calleary

Question:

530. Deputy Dara Calleary asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation the gender balances on each of the State boards under her remit. [40730/16]

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Written answers (Question to Jobs)

The State Boards under the aegis of my Department are listed in the following table together with the make up of each board and the percentage of each board that is made up of women. The composition of the State Boards under the aegis of my Department including gender balance is listed on www.stateboards.ie.

Name of Agency

No of Members

Male

Female

Percentage of Men

Percentage of Women

Enterprise Ireland

12

7

5

58.3%

41.7%

IDA

12

8

4

66.7%

33.3%

Health and Safety Authority

12

9

3

75%

25%

National Standard

Authority of Ireland

13

7

6

53.8%

46.2%

Irish Auditing and Accounting Authority

10

3

5

30%

50%

Personal Injuries Assessment Board

11

7

4

63.6%

36.4%

Science Foundation Ireland

12

7

5

58.3%

41.7%

Workplace Relations Commission

9

4

5

44.4%

55.6%

Low Pay Commission

9

5

4

55.6%

44.4%