Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Questions (353)

Willie O'Dea

Question:

353. Deputy Willie O'Dea asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of persons in receipt of a pension-related payment by county in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [12676/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

The information requested by the Deputy in respect of pension-related payment is detailed in the tabular statement.

The number of recipients of a pension-related payment by county at the end of February 2019.

County

State Pension (Non-Contributory)

State Pension (Contributory)

Widow/er's or Surviving Civil Partner's Contributory Pension

Invalidity Pension

Carlow

1,237

4,654

1,489

1,111

Cavan

2,342

5,326

1,731

834

Clare

3,279

9,687

2,873

1,281

Cork

9,762

43,415

13,656

7,659

Donegal

7,082

11,274

3,493

1,611

Dublin

14,489

103,949

30,502

13,686

Galway

7,303

17,783

5,623

2,227

Kerry

4,859

12,277

3,868

1,679

Kildare

2,276

14,619

4,596

2,492

Kilkenny

1,985

7,345

2,208

1,107

Laois

1,527

4,912

1,658

937

Leitrim

1,164

2,743

1,026

495

Limerick

3,977

16,494

5,226

3,452

Longford

1,265

3,316

1,035

630

Louth

2,421

10,283

3,082

1,837

Mayo

5,466

10,698

3,535

1,480

Meath

2,621

12,623

4,020

1,940

Monaghan

1,828

4,590

1,527

576

Offaly

1,529

5,736

1,906

1,141

Roscommon

2,150

5,117

1,699

888

Sligo

1,865

5,840

1,800

878

Tipperary

4,200

13,671

4,541

2,366

Waterford

2,521

10,115

3,176

1,664

Westmeath

1,686

6,884

2,334

1,309

Wexford

4,041

12,560

3,977

2,144

Wicklow

2,178

12,069

3,422

1,517

Others

21

46,455

7,691

1,180

Total

95,074

414,435

121,694

58,121