Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Ceisteanna (150)

Peadar Tóibín

Ceist:

150. Deputy Peadar Tóibín asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the investment and jobs created by Enterprise Ireland in each of the years 2014 to 2018, by county; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [4530/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Business)

Enterprise Ireland (EI) supports companies in urban and rural areas to start, innovate and remain competitive in international markets, now and into the future. In 2018 EI client companies reported strong employment performance with 215,207 people employed in companies supported by the agency and 18,846 new jobs created. The number of jobs supported by EI and the payments given to EI companies are detailed in the following tables.

Table 1: Total employment in EI supported companies by county 2014 to 2018

County

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Carlow

2,691

2,852

2,973

3,034

3,221

Cavan

4,663

4,905

5,221

5,451

5,842

Clare

3,271

3,255

3,444

3,709

4,102

Cork

22,609

23,955

24,936

25,975

23,902

Donegal

3,302

3,567

3,581

3,552

3,818

Dublin

61,203

66,866

70,365

72,461

76,815

Galway

6,823

7,278

7,294

8,103

8,091

Kerry

4,314

4,678

4,677

4,866

4,727

Kildare

7,512

8,308

8,632

9,134

8,923

Kilkenny

3,605

3,921

4,167

4,276

4,549

Laois

1,179

1,297

1,385

1,473

1,527

Leitrim

722

820

922

559

607

Limerick

7,013

6,777

7,954

8,269

9,553

Longford

2,360

2,628

2,886

2,970

2,979

Louth

5,434

5,600

5,819

6,121

5,923

Mayo

3,784

3,667

3,856

4,118

4,692

Meath

6,658

6,855

7,007

7,302

7,135

Monaghan

4,539

4,819

5,168

5,366

5,626

Offaly

3,452

3,794

3,941

4,281

4,307

Roscommon

1,560

1,686

1,688

1,776

1,764

Sligo

1,853

1,723

1,546

1,733

1,916

Tipperary

4,917

5,264

5,352

5,907

5,921

Waterford

5,060

5,561

5,721

6,359

6,849

Westmeath

3,436

3,548

3,653

3,741

3,536

Wexford

4,484

4,696

4,816

4,670

4,674

Wicklow

3,628

3,903

4,104

4,132

4,208

Total

180,072

192,223

201,108

209,338

215,207

Source: Corresponding Year's Annual Employment survey results 2014 – 2018

Table 2: EI Payments to Client Companies by County 2014 to 2018

County

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Carlow

€1,065,648

€1,270,387

€1,789,646

€1,118,817

€856,501

Cavan

€2,159,893

€3,852,200

€5,491,945

€2,509,330

€3,864,594

Clare

€1,629,586

€1,575,122

€1,814,188

€3,490,451

€1,711,261

Cork

€10,358,287

€10,027,253

€12,428,944

€9,630,852

€8,258,735

Donegal

€1,057,850

€2,091,993

€549,804

€1,738,720

€1,306,644

Dublin

€33,795,874

€27,382,088

€35,104,063

€34,113,688

€32,090,000

Galway

€4,264,258

€3,671,039

€4,408,207

€4,678,283

€5,050,853

Kerry

€2,370,472

€2,426,203

€3,179,274

€2,683,363

€2,471,050

Kildare

€2,678,039

€2,819,471

€5,554,222

€3,567,276

€4,131,644

Kilkenny

€6,210,766

€5,907,993

€1,954,707

€2,943,649

€2,593,097

Laois

€446,685

€763,516

€892,958

€345,759

€561,312

Leitrim

€651,679

€644,222

€275,037

€142,319

€350,560

Limerick

€3,108,803

€2,409,749

€3,298,041

€3,475,348

€4,297,737

Longford

€717,967

€2,751,123

€1,004,560

€1,076,148

€4,000,876

Louth

€1,603,265

€4,396,281

€5,569,603

€4,063,517

€3,079,928

Mayo

€1,803,125

€1,210,388

€1,763,754

€5,021,555

€1,034,750

Meath

€2,679,331

€2,205,442

€1,971,375

€1,177,941

€996,976

Monaghan

€2,409,719

€2,476,380

€2,714,246

€7,191,630

€2,088,998

Offaly

€543,232

€564,153

€920,548

€1,408,973

€1,031,220

Roscommon

€408,337

€366,826

€844,931

€1,524,042

€121,099

Sligo

€619,865

€468,224

€1,041,235

€981,489

€758,406

Tipperary

€4,064,697

€5,447,999

€1,728,842

€2,507,610

€2,243,651

Waterford

€2,944,665

€3,928,310

€866,677

€1,269,362

€1,732,163

Westmeath

€1,082,298

€1,424,046

€1,537,281

€1,162,769

€1,226,009

Wexford

€1,085,693

€2,204,820

€936,154

€2,136,312

€4,716,005

Wicklow

€1,299,971

€1,899,864

€1,970,730

€1,740,122

€3,944,132

Grand Total

€91,060,005

€94,185,093

€99,610,972

€101,699,324

€94,518,201

Note: (Payments Report excludes infrastructural clients, recipients of Employment Subsidy Schemes I and II, Community Enterprise Centres and Shannon Free Zone transfer companies, Innovation Partnerships & Innovation Vouchers).