Census will provide clarification on the number of unoccupied houses – CSO

Sunday evening is Census night - when every household in the country is obliged to fill out a form to help plan for our future needs.

203 Enumerators have been delivering the documents to households in Donegal for the past number of weeks, with reports that their task is being made increasingly difficult by the number of unoccupied houses in the county.

CSO spokesperson Aiden Punch says one of the things the census will do is identify where the empty houses are and get an accurate picture of the situation, both locally and nationally..................

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