§ Mr. Llwyd
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what were the total numbers of(a) male and (b) female pupils studying (i) computer science, (ii) physics, (iii) maths, (iv) biology, (v) music and (vi) drama up to (1) GCSE level or (2) A-Level in Wales in the last year for which figures are available.
§ Sir Wyn Roberts
Information on the number of pupils studying particular subjects is available from the 1989 secondary school staffing survey and is shown in the following table.
Information for males and females separately is not available.
Number of pupils studying subjects to GCSE and A-level in Wales 19891 GCSE A-level Computer studies 16,100 1,700 Physics 24,800 5,400 Maths 70,400 11,100 Biology 33,600 8,000 Music 5,900 1,200 Drama 3,800 500 1 Source: Secondary school staffing survey 1989. All data rounded to the nearest 100.