Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Committee on Public Petitions
Decisions on Public Petitions Received
On the point the Acting Chair raised, it proves the point that an average is an average and that if one starts to drill down into the statistics, there are those within those averages that drag it one way or the other. The point the Acting Chair raised that certain demographics have a much lower life expectancy should not be glossed over either.