208 Ukrainian Refugees Arrive Into West Tipp So Far


Over 200 Ukrainian refugees have arrived Into West Tipperary so far according to the Central Statistics Office.

The data shows that 80 refugees are located in Thurles Electrol District, 79 are living in the Tipp Town / Cashel Electrol District while 49 are settled into Cahir Electrol District.

There were 33,151 arrivals from Ukraine in Ireland up to last week, of which 29% were aged 14 or under.

Women aged 20 and over account for 48% of arrivals to date, while individuals aged 0-19 (both male and female) account for 38%. 

The Local Electoral Area (LEA) which had the highest number of associated arrivals from Ukraine was North Inner City in Dublin with 1,156 individuals.

The figures are based on PPSN allocation and welfare data and associated local post offfice from the Department of Social Protection (DSP) up to the week ending 22 May 2022.