HC Deb 20 June 1988 vol 135 cc424-5W
Mr. Grocott

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what information he has as to the proportion of civil servants at grade 3 and above in his Department who were educated in(a) private schools and (b) state schools.

Mr. Rifkind

Two of the Department's staff at grade 3 and above attended independent schools, 11 attended schools which were grant-aided by central Government and 19 attended schools which were managed by an education authority.