Increase in Numbers Signing On

Three towns in the county have registered increases in the numbers signing on according to figures released from the central statistics office. Killarney showed the highest increase with over 80 more people signing on in the last month while Tralee has an increase of 36. 4 towns in the county registered a decrease according to the figures. listowel showed the highest decrease with 37 less people signing on. Overall in Kerry life register figures increased by 62 from December 2003. Since January of last year the figures have shown a 2 and a half percent increase.