Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (1486)

Thomas P. Broughan

Question:

1486. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of young persons under 26 years of age in receipt of the one parent family payment at the end of each of the years 2013 to 2018, in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19724/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

The information requested by the Deputy is detailed in the tabular statement following.

The number of young persons under 26 years of age in receipt of the one-parent family payment at the end of each of the years 2013 to 2018.

Year

Recipients

2013

12,616

2014

11,668

2015

10,420 

2016

9,700

2017

8,781

2018

8,345