Number Of People Signing On In Tralee Down 15% In A Year

Posted by

.

THE number of people signing on in Tralee’s Social Welfare office fell in August, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office.

There were 4,205 signing on last month, down 81 from July’s figure. Countywide, 8,711 signed on at Kerry’s seven social welfare offices in August, down 284 from July.

The Tralee figure is down 769 from August 2016, a fall of 15%.

Continued below…

.

All centres saw a decrease last month with Killarney down the most, falling 84 to 1,119. Listowel was down 50 to 1,812 Killorglin was down 38 to 636, Caherciveen down 11 to 331, Dingle down 10 to 398 and Kenmare down 10 to 210.

The number of people signing on in Tralee over the past year…

August — 4,205

July — 4,286

June — 4,274

May — 4,222

April – 4,301

March – 4,419

February – 4,535

January – 4,552

December 2016 – 4,517

November – 4,439

October – 4,445

September – 4,521

August – 4,974

July – 5,083

Comments are closed.

image