HSE CHO Area Data

There are nine Community Healthcare Organisations (CHOs) in Ireland. Each CHO has a Chief Officer who leads a local management team that includes focus on all of the specialist services in their area. Each CHO operates through an average of 10 Primary Care Networks comprising of GPs, nurses and allied health professionals. Each Network services a population of approximately 50,000.

Interactive map of Ireland CHO Regions
CHO Area 1 – Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, Cavan and Monaghan
CHO Area 2 – Galway, Roscommon and Mayo
CHO Area 3 – Limerick, Clare and North Tipperary
CHO Area 4 – Kerry and Cork
CHO Area 5 – South Tipperary, Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford
CHO Area 6 – Wicklow and Dublin South East
CHO Area 7 – Kildare, West Wicklow, Dublin West, Dublin South City, and Dublin South West
CHO Area 8 – Laois, Offaly, Longford, Westmeath, Louth and Meath
CHO Area 9 – Dublin North, Dublin North Central and Dublin North West

map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 1 – Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, Cavan and Monaghan map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 2 – Galway, Roscommon and Mayo map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 8 – Laois, Offaly, Longford, Westmeath, Louth and Meath map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 6 – Wicklow and Dublin South East map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 7 – Kildare, West Wicklow, Dublin West, Dublin South City, and Dublin South West map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 9 – Dublin North, Dublin North Central and Dublin North West map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 5 – South Tipperary, Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 3 – Limerick, Clare and North Tipperary map link to page showing factsheet for CHO Area 4 – Kerry and Cork

We have created a data factsheet for each CHO area with information on drug prevalence and treatment.

To view data for all CHO areas in one factsheet, see: Drugs data factsheet: All CHO areas

See also, Doyle, Anne (2023) Regional alcohol-related harm - County level factsheet. Dublin: Health Research Board.

This page was last updated in August 2023