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Wicklow Has Elected Most Female TDs: Women For Election.

: 09/21/2015 - 15:15

Wicklow has elected the most female candidates in Ireland to date.

Women For Election has compiled a table, which highlights the low level of women in the Dail.

Kildare has returned two women to the Dáil, both in Kildare North: Fianna Fáil TD, Áine Brady and sitting Social Democrat TD, Catherine Murphy.

Spokesperson Suzanne Collins says 95 women have been elected to Dail Eireann over 97 years with 4 of those hailing from Wicklow.

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