Thursday, 18 April 2013

Ceisteanna (141)

Joe McHugh

Ceist:

141. Deputy Joe McHugh asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of persons who are in receipt of a payment (details supplied); if she will publish this information in a county format; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [18056/13]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Social)

The information requested by the Deputy is collated by my Department annually for inclusion in the Statistical Information on Social Welfare Services report. The total number of recipients of farm assist at 31 December 2012 is listed by county in the attached tabular statement.

Farm Assist

County

31st December 2012

Carlow

84

Cavan

404

Clare

609

Cork

922

Donegal

1,534

Dublin

37

Galway

1,112

Kerry

818

Kildare

53

Kilkenny

146

Laois

158

Leitrim

394

Limerick

250

Longford

260

Louth

87

Mayo

1,813

Meath

93

Monaghan

504

Offaly

130

Roscommon

424

Sligo

310

Tipperary

404

Waterford

92

Westmeath

197

Wexford

248

Wicklow

79

Others

0

Totals

11,162