Tuesday, 5 November 2019

Questions (79)

Michael McGrath

Question:

79. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Taoiseach if the CSO has a record of the population served by existing Garda divisions nationally. [45125/19]

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Written answers (Question to Taoiseach)

Census 2016 figures for the existing Garda boundaries are set out in the following table. The census figures relate to the de facto population, i.e. the population recorded for each area represents the total of all persons present within its boundaries on Census night.

Population by Garda Regions and Garda Divisions, Census 2016.

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Region

Population

All Regions

All divisions

4,761,865

Kilkenny/Carlow

153,630

Wexford

149,941

DMR West

321,703

DMR North

351,283

DMR South

249,252

DMR South Central

131,349

DMR North Central

92,662

Meath

191,919

DMR East

201,087

Wicklow

142,970

Kildare

222,038

Waterford

121,274

Laois/Offaly

156,899

Roscommon/Longford

98,070

Louth

131,953

Tipperary

159,514

Westmeath

94,758

Clare

110,154

Limerick

204,977

Galway

258,228

Cork City

258,877

Cork North

156,642

Cork West

132,958

Kerry

143,664

Mayo

131,084

Sligo/Leitrim

98,210

Cavan/Monaghan

137,577

Donegal

159,192

South Eastern Region

All divisions

584,359

Kilkenny/Carlow

153,630

Wexford

149,941

Waterford

121,274

Tipperary

159,514

Dublin Metropolitan Region

All divisions

1,347,336

DMR West

321,703

DMR North

351,283

DMR South

249,252

DMR South Central

131,349

DMR North Central

92,662

DMR East

201,087

Eastern Region

All divisions

808,584

Meath

191,919

Wicklow

142,970

Kildare

222,038

Laois/Offaly

156,899

Westmeath

94,758

Western Region

All divisions

597,536

Roscommon/Longford

98,070

Clare

110,154

Galway

258,228

Mayo

131,084

Northern Region

All divisions

526,932

Louth

131,953

Sligo/Leitrim

98,210

Cavan/Monaghan

137,577

Donegal

159,192

Southern Region

All divisions

897,118

Limerick

204,977

Cork City

258,877

Cork North

156,642

Cork West

132,958

Kerry

143,664