Wednesday, 18 December 2019

Questions (451)

Éamon Ó Cuív

Question:

451. Deputy Éamon Ó Cuív asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of persons on farm assist by county; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [53689/19]

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Written answers (Question to Employment)

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

The number of recipients of Farm Assist at the end of November 2019 by county.

County

Recipients

Carlow

50

Cavan

208

Clare

248

Cork

436

Donegal

1,116

Dublin

18

Galway

576

Kerry

411

Kildare

19

Kilkenny

67

Laois

57

Leitrim

251

Limerick

105

Longford

112

Louth

54

Mayo

915

Meath

41

Monaghan

277

Offaly

51

Roscommon

290

Sligo

162

Tipperary

208

Waterford

53

Westmeath

79

Wexford

128

Wicklow

34

Total

5,966