Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Ceisteanna (351)

Willie O'Dea

Ceist:

351. Deputy Willie O'Dea asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the number of persons in receipt of the one-parent family payment by county in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [12674/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Employment)

The information requested by the Deputy in respect of one-parent family payment is detailed in the tabular statement.

The number of one-parent family payments at the end of February 2019.

County

One-Parent Family Payment

Carlow

600

Cavan

451

Clare

679

Cork

3,692

Donegal

1,240

Dublin

13,936

Galway

1,270

Kerry

938

Kildare

1,547

Kilkenny

507

Laois

663

Leitrim

167

Limerick

2,014

Longford

427

Louth

1,704

Mayo

810

Meath

816

Monaghan

377

Offaly

644

Roscommon

234

Sligo

442

Tipperary

1,462

Waterford

1,400

Westmeath

765

Wexford

1,477

Wicklow

1,095

Others

Total

39,357