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Written Answers - Industrial Development

Tuesday, 7 February 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 754 No. 3

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 219.  Deputy Sean Fleming Information on Seán Fleming Zoom on Seán Fleming  asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Information on Richard Bruton Zoom on Richard Bruton  the number of Industrial Development Agency supported jobs currently in existence on a county basis; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [6676/12]

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation (Deputy Richard Bruton): Information on Richard Bruton Zoom on Richard Bruton I am informed by IDA Ireland that, at the end of 2011, there were 130,499 people employed in Ireland in 1,004 companies supported by the Agency. The following table, which has been compiled by IDA Ireland, provides details of the number of jobs created and lost in companies supported by IDA Ireland, on a county basis, over the period 2007 to 2011:

IDA Ireland Jobs Created and Loss by County and by Region from 2007 to 2011

County Employment Data 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Cavan No. of Companies 5 5 5 6 6
Cavan Permanent Employment 1,065 1,071 1,033 1,035 1,016
Cavan Gross Gains (New Jobs) 59 32 18 52 3
Cavan Net Change in other Jobs -38 -49 -6 28 -6
Cavan Job Losses -2 -26 -56 -50 -22
Louth No. of Companies 19 19 21 21 21
Louth Permanent Employment 1,670 1,533 1,322 1,028 1,080
Louth Gross Gains (New Jobs) 140 75 34 43 110
Louth Net Change in other Jobs -147 4 -67 46 115
Louth Job Losses -172 -212 -245 -337 -58
Monaghan No. of Companies 6 6 6 6 6
Monaghan Permanent Employment 350 351 353 367 285
Monaghan Gross Gains (New Jobs) 21 15 19 28 0
Monaghan Net Change in other Jobs -55 -34 -13 14 19
Monaghan Job Losses -16 -14 -17 -14 -82
North-East No. of Companies 30 30 32 33 33
North-East Permanent Employment 3,085 2,955 2,708 2,430 2,381
North-East Gross Gains (New Jobs) 220 122 71 123 113
North-East Net Change in Other Jobs -240 -79 -86 88 128
North-East Job Losses -190 -252 -318 -401 -162
Donegal No. of Companies 14 14 14 12 12
Donegal Permanent Employment 1,631 1,650 1,685 1,621 1,870
Donegal Gross Gains (New Jobs) 176 67 63 152 271
Donegal Net Change in Other Jobs 13 -26 18 9 33
Donegal Job Losses -116 -48 -28 -216 -22
Leitrim No. of Companies 6 5 5 5 4
Leitrim Permanent Employment 1,021 1,013 988 972 780
Leitrim Gross Gains (New Jobs) 4 35 5 6 57
Leitrim Net Change in Other Jobs -60 95 -38 12 19
Leitrim Job Losses -50 -43 -30 -81 -199
Sligo No. of Companies 19 20 20 20 20
Sligo Permanent Employment 2,234 2,273 2,190 1,999 2,041
Sligo Gross Gains (New Jobs) 36 103 54 53 93
Sligo Net Change in Other Jobs 8 -20 19 18 84
Sligo Job Losses -255 -64 -137 -244 -51
North-West No. of Companies 39 39 39 37 36
North-West Permanent Employment 4,886 4,936 4,863 4,592 4,691
North-West Gross Gains (New Jobs) 216 205 122 270, 371
North-West Net Change in Other Jobs -39 49 -1 123 106
North-West Job Losses -421 -155 -195 -541 -272
Laois No. of Companies 3 3 4 4 2
Laois Permanent Employment 129 109 115 124 100
Laois Gross Gains (New Jobs) 3 0 17 10 3
Laois Net Change in Other Jobs -10 -3 2 4 -1
Laois Job Losses -43 -20 -11 -1 -27
Longford No. of Companies 8 8 7 6 6
Longford Permanent Employment 905 847 781 658 608
Longford Gross Gains (New Jobs) 19 30 8 4 0
Longford Net Change in Other Jobs -28 -3 1 19 -11
Longford Job Losses -79 -88 -74 -127 -50
Offaly No. of Companies 10 10 9 9 10
Offaly Permanent Employment 1,154 1,135 1,030 768 721
Offaly Gross Gains (New Jobs) 53 29 22 22 31
Offaly Net Change in Other Jobs -70 83 -64 -59 22
Offaly Job Losses -91 -48 -127 -284 -78
Roscommon No. of Companies 8 8 8 7 7
Roscommon Permanent Employment 905 946 855 804 837
Roscommon Gross Gains (New Jobs) 9 41 0 12 45
Roscommon Net Change in Other Jobs 8 -1 32 -43 39
Roscommon Job Losses -30 0 -91 -63 -12
Westmeath No. of Companies 20 20 19 19 19
Westmeath Permanent Employment 2,141 2,053 1,804 1,892 2,030
Westmeath Gross Gains (New Jobs) 317 134 231 128 194
Westmeath Net Change in Other Jobs 52 41 -154 93 -47
Westmeath Job Losses -245 -222 -480 -40 -56
Midlands No. of Companies 49 49 47 45 44
Midlands Permanent Employment 5,234 5,090 4,585 4,246 4,296
Midlands Gross Gains (New Jobs) 401 234 278 176 273
Midlands Net Change in Other Jobs -48 117 -183 14 2
Midlands Job Losses -488 -378 -783 -515 -223
Galway No. of Companies 53 52 49 52 58
Galway Permanent Employment 9,896 9,743 9,138 9,396 10,207
Galway Gross Gains (New Jobs) 433 611 442 768 980
Galway Net Change in Other Jobs 53 -858 -353 100 918
Galway Job Losses -619 -764 -1,047 -510 -169
Mayo No. of Companies 19 19 18 18 18
Mayo Permanent Employment 3,004 3,010 2,948 3,112 3,110
Mayo Gross Gains (New Jobs) 114 132 97 183 85
Mayo Net Change in Other Jobs 121 -14 -105 52 46
Mayo Job Losses -83 -126 -159 -19 -87
West No. of Companies 72 71 67 70 76
West Permanent Employment 12,900 12,753 12,086 12,508 13,317
West Gross Gains (New Jobs) 547 743 539 951 1,065
West Net Change in Other Jobs 143 -878 -396 -129 66
West Job Losses -702 -890 -1,206 -529 -256
Clare No. of Companies 10 10 10 10 10
Clare Permanent Employment 1,021 1,144 1,173 1,182 1,158
Clare Gross Gains (New Jobs) 22 139 122 30 16
Clare Net Change in Other Jobs 6 35 -79 -75 4
Clare Job Losses -35 -16 -93 -21 -40
Limerick No. of Companies 43 44 41 41 44
Limerick Permanent Employment 9,040 8,634 6,287 6,022 6,131
Limerick Gross Gains (New Jobs) 298 288 172 163 242
Limerick Net Change in Other Jobs 208 -1,311 -320 14 10
Limerick Job Losses -452 -694 -2,519 -428 -133
Tipp North No. of Companies 4 4 4 3 3
Tipp North Permanent Employment 583 550 362 277 296
Tipp North Gross Gains (New Jobs) 9 13 0 14 22
Tipp North Net Change in Other Jobs -4 -13 -137 3 1
Tipp North Job Losses -100 -46 -188 -99 -3
Mid-West No. of Companies 57 58 55 54 57
Mid-West Permanent Employment 10,644 10,328 7,822 7,481 7,585
Mid-West Gross Gains (New Jobs) 329 440 294 207 280
Mid-West Net Change in Other Jobs 210 -1,289 -536 137 55
Mid-West Job Losses -587 -756 -2,800 -548 -176
Cork No. of Companies 143 137 136 135 133
Cork Permanent Employment 20,645 21,273 20,017 20,435 21,522
Cork Gross Gains (New Jobs) 1,756 2,116 1,108 1,385 1,957
Cork Net Change in Other Jobs 68 -449 -258 1,075 -166
Cork Job Losses -1,695 -1,488 -2,364 -967 -870
Kerry No. of Companies 15 15 14 15 12
Kerry Permanent Employment 1,820 1,798 1,407 1,313 1,294
Kerry Gross Gains (New Jobs) 116 86 25 50 163
Kerry Net Change in Other Jobs 13 -13 -1 19 3
Kerry Job Losses -47 -108 -416 -144 -182
South-West No. of Companies 158 152 150 150 145
South-West Permanent Employment 22,465 23,071 21,424 21,748 22,816
South-West Gross Gains (New Jobs) 1,872 2,202 1,133 1,435 2,120
South-West Job Losses -1,742 -1,596 -2,780 -1,111 -1,052
South-West Net Change in Other Jobs 81 -462 -259 1,094 -163
Carlow No. of Companies 7 9 9 7 7
Carlow Permanent Employment 411 457 431 316 391
Carlow Gross Gains (New Jobs) 3 74 49 87 75
Carlow Net Change in Other Jobs -34 -35 5 -22 122
Carlow Job Losses -262 -28 -75 -20 20
Kilkenny No. of Companies 6 5 4 4 3
Kilkenny Permanent Employment 476 468 356 371 399
Kilkenny Gross Gains (New Jobs) 93 1 0 17 33
Kilkenny Net Change in Other Jobs 5 6 -7 60 -41
Kilkenny Job Losses -53 -9 -112 -2 -5
Tipp South No. of Companies 12 12 11 11 9
Tipp South Permanent Employment 2,981 3,217 3,376 3,255 3,060
Tipp South Gross Gains (New Jobs) 604 262 252 56 84
Tipp South Net Change in Other Jobs 230 16 -47 19 -81
Tipp South Job Losses -15 -26 -93 -177 -279
Waterford No. of Companies 33 32 33 32 31
Waterford Permanent Employment 6,386 6,079 5,622 5,329 4,637
Waterford Gross Gains (New Jobs) 376 176 112 146 72
Waterford Net Change in Other Jobs 18 84 -12 84 -224
Waterford Job Losses -183 -483 -569 -439 -764
Wexford No. of Companies 11 11 12 12 12
Wexford Permanent Employment 1,972 1,990 1,915 1,948 1,952
Wexford Gross Gains (New Jobs) 67 91 14 100 51
Wexford Net Change in Other Jobs -10 1 -44 97 -33
Wexford Job Losses -59 -73 -89 -67 -47
South-East No. of Companies 69 69 69 66 62
South-East Permanent Employment 12,226 12,211 11,700 11,219 10,439
South-East Gross Gains (New Jobs) 1,143 604 427 406 315
South-East Net Change in Other Jobs 209 72 -105 238 -257
South-East Job Losses -572 -619 -938 -887 -1,095
Dublin No. of Companies 527 509 497 495 492
Dublin Permanent Employment 53,175 53,280 48,636 48,436 51,910
Dublin Gross Gains (New Jobs) 5,266 4,353 2,276 4,228 6,540
Dublin Net Change in Other Jobs -1,118 92 -26 169 620
Dublin Job Losses -4,076 -4,248 -6,920 -4,428 -3,066
Kildare No. of Companies 29 28 27 28 26
Kildare Permanent Employment 11,123 10,610 9,127 9,937 9,958
Kildare Gross Gains (New Jobs) 69 113 30 1,228 398
Kildare Net Change in Other Jobs -217 -96 -115 281 -13
Kildare Job Losses -723 -626 -1,513 -418 -377
Meath No. of Companies 19 18 17 17 16
Meath Permanent Employment 1,467 1,294 1,136 1,091 1,116
Meath Gross Gains (New Jobs) 148 134 30 38 53
Meath Net Change in Other Jobs -5 -26 33 25 31
Meath Job Losses -43 -307 -188 -83 -28
Wicklow No. of Companies 21 20 19 19 17
Wicklow Permanent Employment 2,833 2,559 2,328 2,167 1,990
Wicklow Gross Gains (New Jobs) 190 53 39 13 66
Wicklow Net Change in Other Jobs -42 16 3 -8-1
Wicklow Job Losses -87 -327 -270 -174 -243
East No. of Companies 596 575 560 559 551
East Permanent Employment 68,598 67,743 61,227 61,631 64,974
East Gross Gains (New Jobs) 5,673 4,653 2,375 5,507 7,057
East Net Change in Other Jobs -1,382 -14 -105 467 637
East Job Losses -4,929 -5,508 -8,891 -5,103 -3,714
Total IDA No. of Companies 1,070 1,043 1,019 1,014 1,004
Total IDA Permanent Employment 140,038 139,087 126,415 125,855 130,499
Total IDA Gross Gains (New Jobs) 10,401 9,203 5,239 9,075 11,594
Total IDA Net Change in Other Jobs -1,066 -2,484 -1,671 2,149 1,474
Total IDA Job Losses -9,631 -10,154 -17,911 -9,635 -6,950


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