Dáil Éireann - Volume 400 - 27 June, 1990
Written Answers. - Naturalised Citizens.
Mr. Noonan (Limerick East) Mr. Noonan (Limerick East)
 175. Mr. Noonan (Limerick East) asked the Minister for Justice the number of persons naturalised in each of the years (a) 1987, (b) 1988, (c) 1989 and (d) to date in 1990; and their country of origin.
Minister for Justice (Mr. Burke) Raphael P. Burke
Minister for Justice (Mr. Burke): Records are not kept in such a way as to readily identify the country of origin of a person who has been naturalised or the previous citizenship of that person.
The statistical information is as follows: 1987, 545; 1988, 333; 1989, 299; 1990 to date 65.
Dáil Éireann 400 Written Answers. Naturalised Citizens.