NEW FIGURES SHOW JOBLESS NUMBERS DOWN BY ALMOST 3% IN DONEGAL

first_imgDonegal’s jobless figures are down by almost 3% in some areas.Dole queues are dow in Donegal.Senator Jimmy Harte has welcomed the reduction in live register figures with only Dungloe bucking the trend with an increase of 4.The figures were released by the CSO this week and show that there is almost a 3% decrease locally in Donegal. “While the overall figure is still too high, it is clear the number of people signing on locally is in gradual decline and this is a move in the right direction.“This is good news for people locally here in Donegal,” said Senator Harte.However with so many people leaving the county, most of the decline is probably down to emigration.Donegal County 20,668    20,064Ballybofey2,609    2,717Ballyshannon1,512   1,460 Buncrana4,420   4,075Donegal1,297   1,259 Dunfanaghy1,571   1,474Dungloe2,119   2,023Killybegs1,154    1,140Letterkenny5,986  5,916NEW FIGURES SHOW JOBLESS NUMBERS DOWN BY ALMOST 3% IN DONEGAL was last modified: October 5th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:live registerlast_img read more