Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Questions (533, 534)

Gerald Nash

Question:

533. Deputy Ged Nash asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of young persons under 25 years of age in receipt of the pandemic unemployment payment, by county in tabular form. [28651/20]

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Gerald Nash

Question:

534. Deputy Ged Nash asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of young persons between 25 years and under 30 years of age in receipt of the pandemic unemployment payment by county in tabular form. [28652/20]

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Written answers (Question to Social)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 533 and 534 together

The information requested by the Deputy is set out in the table below, and refers to people in receipt of the Pandemic Unemployment Payment in the week ending 03 October.

County

Under 25 years

25 to 29 years

Carlow

428

215

Cavan

588

226

Clare

845

358

Cork

3,898

1,984

Donegal

1,297

555

Dublin

18,104

13,512

Galway

2,126

1,123

Kerry

1,189

493

Kildare

2,353

1,009

Kilkenny

622

243

Laois

554

246

Leitrim

244

80

Limerick

1,693

1,013

Longford

271

101

Louth

1,295

565

Mayo

982

335

Meath

1,792

732

Monaghan

517

248

Offaly

616

282

Roscommon

401

152

Sligo

478

210

Tipperary

1,214

494

Waterford

878

404

Westmeath

742

320

Wexford

961

460

Wicklow

1,203

583

Other

170

109

Total

45,461

26,052