Category: Portmarnock

Towns dependent on Construction

Construction Workers in Ireland   The building and construction sector accounts for 8.69% of all the employment in Ireland – according to responses in the 2006 Census. Some towns depend much more on construction for jobs than others – and could be harder hit if the slowdown in house building continues. Gort – in Galway

Cashel has Lowest Computer Ownership

Figures from the 2006 Irish Census show that Cashel in Tipperary is the town in Ireland with the lowest percentage of households with a computer. Only 35.8% of the households said they had a PC.  This is a lot lower than the national average of 56%. The town with the highest percentage of households with  a