§ Mr. Livsey
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many Welsh language teachers there were in each county in the Welsh education system in the years 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990 and 1991.
§ Sir Wyn Roberts
Due to the organisation of the curriculum in primary schools, teachers of the Welsh language cannot be separately identified. The number of Welsh language teachers in secondary schools is available only from the 1989 secondary school staffing survey and relates to that year. The information is given in the table.
Number of teachers teaching the Welsh language in secondary schools in 19891 Welsh language teachers Clwyd 134 Dyfed 178 Gwent 16 Gwynedd 199 Mid Glamorgan 153 Powys 54 South Glamorgan 76 West Glamorgan 105 Wales 915 1 Source: Secondary school staffing survey, March 1989.