Some shower: Wicklow tops for having pre-birth baby parties
County Wicklow is top of the charts when it comes to baby showers with 76% of people surveyed saying they have held one.
The survey, carried out by Aptaclub.ie, found that parents-to-be in the country are spending up to €500 on baby showers.
With more than 60,000 babies born the country here annually, the research has found that over 40,000 baby showers will take place this year.
While Wicklow came first, it was followed by 63% in Dublin and 60% in Cork.
Baby showers are least popular in Tipperary with only 53% of parents surveyed there having had a baby shower.