PUP payments in Donegal drop a further 16%

The number of people claiming the Pandemic Unemployment Payment is Donegal continues to drop.

3,420 people in the county received PUP this week, down 16% on last week's figure.

Over €29.65 million in PUP payments have been paid across the country this week.

Meanwhile, 6,189 people in Donegal are in receipt of the Covid-19 Enhanced Illness Benefit.