§ Mr. Donohoe
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment if she will list(a) the number of (i) male and (ii) female employees, (b) the number of officials employed at each of the principal grades and the numbers and percentages of women employed at these grades and (c) the number of staff employed at administrative grades and the number and percentages of these staff that are women, in her Department and for each of the executive agencies for each year since 1985. 
§ Mr. Robin Squire
[holding answer 19 July 1995]: Figures for the former Employment Department Group and its executive agency, the Employment Service, can be found in table 5 of "Civil Service Statistics", a copy of which is available in the Library. Figures for 1995 will be published later this year.
Figures for the former Department for Education, which are not shown separately in "Civil Service Statistics", are set out in the table for 1993 to 1995. Figures for previous years could be provided only at disproportionate cost.